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2,699 COVID-19 cases, 5 deaths and 2,280 new recoveries for Oklahoma on Monday

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The Oklahoma State Department of Health is reporting 2,699 new positive COVID-19 cases for Monday, Jan. 4. Oklahoma’s seen 306,711 COVID-19 cases overall as 36,646 cases are active.

Five virus-related deaths were documented on Monday to put Oklahoma’s death toll to 2,552. Those five being a Cherokee County female, a Custer County ,ale, a Garfield County male, a Garvin County male and an Oklahoma County male that were all in the 65 or older age group.

Kay County saw an increase with 15 new COVID-19 cases, putting the county at 3,524 cases, 34 deaths and 2,964 recoveries. Data for Kay County communities is posted below:

DATA FOR KAY COUNTY COMMUNITIES

Ponca City – 2,613 cases/17 deaths/2,188 recoveries

Blackwell – 418 cases/7 deaths/344 recoveries

Newkirk – 299 cases/2 death/257 recoveries

Tonkawa – 235 cases/7 deaths/198 recoveries

Kaw City – 46 cases/1 death/40 recoveries

Braman – 17 cases/0 deaths/13 recoveries

 

As for new COVID-19 cases in local counties, there are 40 for Washington, 36 for Osage, 29 for Logan, 28 for Payne, 27 for Garfield, nine for Pawnee, three for Grant and two for Noble. Complete data for local counties can be seen below:

DATA FOR LOCAL COUNTIES

Payne County – 6,212 cases/30 deaths/5,490 recoveries

Garfield County – 5,605 cases/44 deaths/5,084 recoveries

Kay County – 3,524 cases/34 deaths/2,964 recoveries

Washington County – 3,317 cases/60 deaths/2,887 recoveries

Osage County – 3,211 cases/27 deaths/2,771 recoveries

Logan County – 2,695 cases/8 deaths/2,324 recoveries

Pawnee County – 1,124 cases/13 deaths/948 recoveries

Noble County – 1,036 cases/7 deaths/890 recoveries

Grant County – 405 cases/5 deaths/351 recoveries

 

OSDH also reported 2,280 new recoveries for Monday, putting Oklahoma’s recovery total to 267,573. In order for a recovery to count, the recovered patient must not be deceased or hospitalized and it has been 14 days since their report.

Health officials report that as of Thursday, Dec. 31, there have been 2,394,318 total negative test results, 17,493 hospitalizations and 1,910 people currently hospitalized due to COVID-19.