PORTLAND, Ore. -- COVID-19 has claimed another life in Oregon, raising the state’s death toll from four to five.
Oregon’s one COVID-19 death in Linn County is a veteran in his 90s who tested positive on March 11. He died Sunday morning at the Oregon Veterans' Home. He had underlying medical conditions.
The Oregon Health Authority reported 24 new cases of COVID-19 Sunday, bringing the state total to 161, some of which KEZI 9 News has previously reported.
The COVID-19 cases reported Sunday are in the following counties: Benton (2), Clackamas (1), Deschutes (1), Lane (1), Marion (3), Multnomah (1), Washington (13) and Yamhill (2).
KEZI 9 News previously reported the new cases in Benton and Lane Counties.