Task force: Oklahoma 3rd in US in coronavirus positivity
September 30, 2020
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma remains third in the United States for the number of positive coronavirus tests per 100,000 people and is among the worst affected states for the number of new reported cases, according to a report released this week by the White House Coronavirus Task Force.
Oklahoma ranks fifth in the nation for the number of new reported cases, compared to sixth a week ago, according to the federal report dated Sept. 27 and released Wednesday by the Oklahoma State Department of Health. The report recommends increased testing to identify those with COVID-19, the illness cau...