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73 new COVID-19 cases reported for Oklahoma on Sunday; Death toll remains at 288


The latest report from the Oklahoma State Department of Health on Sunday, May 17, shows that 73 more Oklahomans have tested positive for COVID-19. The number of confirmed cases since testing started is now at 5,310.

The numbers from late Saturday show the following results for local counties in northern Oklahoma. There is one new COVID-19 case for Payne County.

  • Osage County – 91 cases/8 deaths/65 recoveries
  • Kay County – 49 cases/7 deaths/40 recoveries
  • Payne County – 45 cases/1 death/43 recoveries
  • Pawnee County – 29 cases/2 deaths/25 recoveries
  • Garfield County – 23 cases/1 death/14 recoveries
  • Logan County – 18 cases/1 death/16 recoveries
  • Noble County – 7 cases/no deaths/6 recoveries
  • Grant County – 2 cases/no deaths/2 recoveries

There are no new deaths to report for Sunday as the death toll remains at 288.

Oklahoma’s recovery total is now up to 3,983 as 38 more people have recovered from COVID-19.

As of Saturday, the OSDH says there have been 117,807 test results returning negative. Officials say that there have been 878 total hospitalizations with 180 people in Oklahoma currently hospitalized.