UPDATE: Health officials in Oklahoma have confirmed that total cases of COVID-19 in the state have reached 1,159, including 42 total deaths in the state.
OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – After reaching a milestone of 500 cases of COVID-19 earlier this week, Oklahoma health officials say the number of novel coronavirus cases continues to climb.
On Thursday morning, data from the Oklahoma State Department of Health shows that the state currently has 879 confirmed cases of COVID-19.
The patients are in the following counties:
infection is unknown. For purposes of our COVID-19 reporting, we are highlighting
the counties that contain a positive case.
Data Source: Acute Disease Service, Oklahoma State Department of Health.
*As of 2020-04-02 at 7:00 AM.
Officials also announced four additional deaths from the virus.
Two of the deaths were men from Tulsa County, including a man in the 36 to 49-year-old age group and a man older than 65.
The other two patients, who were older than 65, were from Stephens and Muskogee counties.