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Oregon breaks another record for daily COVID-19 cases, deaths – Portland, Oregon

Portland, Oregon 2020-11-19 17:46:54 –

Portland, Oregon (KOIN) — Oregon broke the record again on Thursday, with health officials reporting the highest daily COVID-19 cases and deaths across the state.

The Oregon Department of Health reported 1,225 new confirmed estimated cases and 20 new deaths, with more than 800 deaths in the state. Currently, a total of 808 people have died from COVID-19 in Oregon.

These recent deaths include a 95-year-old man in Wasco County, a 30-year-old man in Lane County, a 94-year-old man in Clackamas County, an 85-year-old man in Washington County, and a 40-year-old man. -Malhua County 16-year-old man, Multnomah County 66-year-old woman, Multnomah County 62-year-old woman, Jackson County 49-year-old man, 83-year-old man Douglas County, Martonoma County 92-year-old man, Jackson County 91-year-old man, 84-year-old man in Multnomah County, 72-year-old man in Multnomah County, 89-1 year-old man in Jackson County, 94-year-old woman in Jackson County, 86-year-old man in Jackson County, Jackson County 81-year-old man, Jackson’s 77-year-old woman county, Grant county’s 87-year-old man, Jackson county’s 74-year-old woman. At this time, it is unclear if all of them have underlying conditions.

Newly identified / presumed cases are Baker (4), Benton (16), Clackamas (121), Clatsop (2), Colombia (14), Couse (8), Crook (6), Curry (6). ), Deschutz (31), Douglas (21), Grant (3), Harney (5), Hood River (8), Jackson (89), Jefferson (10), Josephine (13), Clackamas (20), Lake ( 5), Lane (130), Lincoln (1), Lynn (11), Marul (21), Marion (84), Morrow (1), Multnomah (376), Pork (20), Umatilla (20), Union ( 8), Wasco (8), Washington (127), and Yamhill (36).

Health officials said there were 96 COVID-19 people in ICU beds throughout Oregon. The total number of inpatients with the virus on Thursday increased by eight to a total of 414, setting a new record.

“We would like to express our condolences to everyone who lost their loved ones at COVID-19,” said OHA Director Patrick Allen. “I often hear from people who refuse to believe that this pandemic is serious if they don’t see hospitalizations or deaths. Those hospitalizations and deaths are here and are only likely to go up. Take it seriously and do what you can to slow it down. Wash your hands, wear a mask, and limit the number of people in close contact. “

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