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Oregon sees total of 70 coronavirus-related deaths

OHA announced six more deaths and 49 new cases on Friday.

Posted: Apr 17, 2020 4:07 PM

SALEM, Ore. – Oregon Health Authority announced six new coronavirus-related deaths and 49 new cases on Friday.
The state death toll is now 70.

OHA added two Linn County deaths to its tally. They said one was a 95-year-old man who died April 14 and the other was an 86-year-old man who died April 15.

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The other deaths were an 88-year-old Clackamas County woman who tested positive April 15 and died the next day at Adventist Medical Center, a 65-year-old Marion County woman who tested positive March 26 and died April 6 at Salem Hospital, and a 91-year-old Marion County woman who tested positive April 12 and died April 16.

OHA said they all had underlying health conditions.

The new cases bring the state total to 1,785. They include three in Clackamas, two in Deschutes, one in Jackson, one in Lane, three in Linn, eight in Marion, 19 in Multnomah, one in Polk, one in Tillamook, one in Umatilla, seven in Washington, and two in Yamhill.

Oregon Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 21774

Reported Deaths: 368
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Multnomah501498
Washington316125
Marion297973
Umatilla231230
Clackamas157144
Malheur82213
Deschutes61610
Lane5963
Jackson4862
Yamhill47013
Lincoln4199
Union3952
Jefferson3774
Morrow3773
Polk32612
Linn29611
Klamath2042
Hood River2010
Wasco1943
Benton1716
Douglas1561
Josephine1242
Columbia1010
Coos910
Clatsop890
Crook501
Baker400
Tillamook340
Lake320
Wallowa191
Curry170
Sherman160
Harney100
Gilliam40
Grant40
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