Second Person Dies, 67 Positive COVID-19 Cases In Oklahoma

Mar 22, 2020

A Pawnee County man in his 50s has become the second death due to COVID-19 in Oklahoma. The Oklahoma State Department of Health confirmed his death Sunday.

The number of novel coronavirus cases increased by 14 from Saturday, and now stands at 67 cases statewide.

There are now 16 counties reporting positive cases of COVID-19, with Muskogee County and Noble County each reporting their first cases. Oklahoma County accounts for nearly 39% of cases in the state, with 26. Cleveland County has 13 cases, Tulsa County has six and Kay County has four.

There have been 669 negative tests statewide.