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Veteran's death now considered to be coronavirus-related

It was initially believed that the veteran had recovered from the virus.

Posted: Apr 14, 2020 3:32 PM

LEBANON, Ore. – A fourth veteran has died at the Oregon Veterans Home in Lebanon.

The Oregon Department of Veterans’ Affairs said the man had been believed to have recovered from the virus, and he was counted among those said to have recovered at the home on April 3.

The next day, the man died. He suffered from other underlying terminal medical conditions.

The cause of death has since been reclassified to being coronavirus-related.

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