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OSDH reports 2,303 new COVID-19 cases Friday


The Oklahoma State Department of Health documented 2,303 new COVID-19 cases for Friday, August 6.


The situation report from Friday shows that since March 2020, Oklahoma’s seen 493,983 COVID-19 cases as 16,687 cases are active. The new cases 7-day average is 1,907 and the CDC provisional death toll is 8,771.


Locally, Kay County has seen 5,561 COVID-19 cases, 128 deaths and 5,328 recoveries. Therefor, Kay County has 105 active COVID-19 cases.


Data for Kay County communities is posted below:


PONCA CITY – 4,055 COVID-19 cases/84 deaths/3,908 recoveries

BLACKWELL – 722 COVID-19 cases/28 deaths/668 recoveries

NEWKIRK – 465 COVID-19 cases/6 deaths/450 recoveries

TONKAWA – 388 COVID-19 cases/15 deaths/367 recoveries

KAW CITY – 67 COVID-19 cases/3 deaths/64 recoveries

BRAMAN – 27 COVID-19 cases/1 death/24 recoveries


As for the COVID-19 vaccine, a total of 3,484,925 doses have been administered. This includes 1,915,120 Oklahomans receiving the first dose and 1,600,177 Oklahomans that are fully vaccinated.


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