Oklahoma virus hospitalizations top 1,500, 3,663 more cases
November 22, 2020
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The number of people hospitalized in Oklahoma with the coronavirus surpassed 1,500 on Saturday and the number of reported cases increased by 3,663, according to the Oklahoma State Department of Health.
The department reported 1,505 hospitalizations, topping the previous one-day high of 1,434 on Wednesday. There was a total of 170,924 reported cases since the start of the pandemic and the seven-day rolling average of new cases in the state has nearly doubled from 1,465 per day on Nov. 6 to 2,843 as of Friday, according to data from Johns Hopkins University.
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