Oklahoma COVID-19 hospitalizations near record high
January 3, 2021
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma has reported more than 1,000 new COVID-19 cases, as hospitalizations from the disease caused by the novel coronavirus remained near their all-time high in the state.
Oklahoma recorded 1,083 new confirmed cases of the virus on Friday and another 38 fatalities, state health officials said Saturday. The Oklahoma State Department of Health has delayed reporting case counts over the holiday weekend.
The actual number of cases is believed to be far higher because many people haven't been tested and some who get sick don't show symptoms.
There were 1,910 people hosp...