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.

Cases: 157285

Reported Deaths: 2296
CountyCasesDeaths
Multnomah32024550
Washington21400217
Marion18640287
Clackamas13482191
Lane10388131
Jackson8582118
Umatilla770982
Deschutes603565
Yamhill381669
Linn362057
Malheur336558
Polk309645
Klamath281755
Douglas260455
Josephine240556
Benton237718
Jefferson197930
Coos159521
Union130519
Columbia127821
Wasco122226
Lincoln114020
Hood River107229
Morrow105114
Crook78118
Clatsop7796
Baker6769
Curry4467
Tillamook4342
Lake3866
Harney2786
Grant2301
Wallowa1445
Gilliam541
Sherman530
Wheeler221
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