Oklahoma virus hospitalizations surpass 900, 1,628 new cases
October 23, 2020
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The number of hospitalizations in Oklahoma due to the coronavirus is at a new record high and surpassed 900 on Thursday while the number of reported cases increased by 1,628, according to the Oklahoma State Department of Health.
There were 910 people hospitalized and 112,483 cases since the pandemic began in March, compared to 870 hospitalizations and 110,855 cases reported Wednesday. The department reported 11 additional deaths due to COVID-19, the illness caused by the virus, to bring the total of the number dead to 1,221.
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