EUGENE, Ore. — COVID-19 has claimed two more lives in Oregon, raising the state’s death toll from 72 to 74, the Oregon Health Authority reported Sunday morning.
The Oregon Health Authority also reported 66 new cases of COVID-19 bringing the state total to 1,910.
The two new deaths include a 64-year-old man in Benton County, who tested positive on March 26 and died on April 18 at Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center. He had underlying medical conditions.
The other death is a 68-year-old man in Washington County, who tested positive on March 23 and died on April 11 at OHSU. He also had underlying medical conditions.
Lane County was the only county in our area where new cases have been reported. Officials announced two new cases there, bringing the total to 48.