OHA reports 328 new COVID cases; Deschutes Co. spike continues

COVID-19 has claimed three more lives in Oregon, raising the state’s death toll to 532, the Oregon Health Authority reported Tuesday.

The Oregon Health Authority reported 328 new confirmed and presumptive cases of COVID-19, today bringing the state total to 31,313.

The new cases are in the following counties: Benton (6), Clackamas (31), Clatsop (2), Columbia (3), Coos (3), Crook (1), Curry (1), Deschutes (11), Douglas (10), Hood River (1), Jackson (12), Jefferson (1), Josephine (4), Klamath (2), Lane (32), Lincoln (1), Linn (10), Malheur (14), Marion (38), Multnomah (60), Polk (9), Umatilla (3), Wasco (25), Washington (42), and Yamhill (6).

Deschutes County has reported 787 cases and 12 deaths; 701 patients have recovered.

After a six-week slide, COVID cases more than doubled last week in Deschutes County, going from 20 the week of Sept. 6-12 to 46 the week of Sept. 13-19.

Since Sunday, the county has reported 28 new COVID cases.

Crook County has reported 61 cases and 1 death.

Jefferson County has reported 513 cases and 8 deaths.

St. Charles on Tuesday reported six COVID patients; one is in the ICU and on a ventilator.

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