PORTLAND, Ore. — The state reported one more death from COVID-19, bringing the total to eleven people in Oregon who have died from COVID-19 as of Thursday.
Oregon Health Authority also reported 50 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the state total to 316, as of March 26. Three of those cases are in Polk County, bringing the county's total to six.
The COVID-19 cases reported today are in the following counties: Clatsop (1), Deschutes (5), Josephine (2), Lane (2), Linn (1), Marion (14), Multnomah (12), Polk (3), Tillamook (1), Wasco (1), Washington (8).
Oregon’s 11th COVID-19 death is a 69-year-old woman in Washington County, who tested positive on March 15, and died on March 25 at Providence St. Vincent Medical Center. She had underlying medical conditions.
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Oregon response: The Oregon Health Authority and Oregon Office of Emergency Management lead the state response.
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Oregon Health Authority reports new cases once a day on its website: www.healthoregon.org/coronavirus.