Coronavirus cases, hospitalizations keep soaring in Oklahoma
January 13, 2021
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The number of people infected and hospitalized with the coronavirus in recent days continued to climb Monday to near-record levels in Oklahoma.
The Oklahoma State Department of Health reported 3,885 new coronavirus infections and 14 deaths on Monday, along with 1,926 people hospitalized with COVID-19, the disease caused by the virus.
The number of people hospitalized with COVID-19 is short of the record 1,994 people who were hospitalized on Jan. 5. The rise in hospitalizations prompted Julie Watson, the chief medical officer of Integris Health, one of the state's lar...