Oklahoma coronavirus cases top 2,800; deaths rise by 21
April 22, 2020
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The number of deaths due to COVID-19 in Oklahoma jumped by 21 and the number of total coronavirus cases has surpassed 2,800, the Oklahoma State Department of Health reported Tuesday.
The number of reported deaths due to the virus-caused COVID-19 rose from 143 on Monday to 164 and the number of positive cases increased to at least 2,807 from 2,680.
The department reports 25 deaths in Tulsa County, 24 in Oklahoma County and 23 in Cleveland County, the state's three most populated counties. The department said five of the latest deaths occurred in the past 24 hours and...