EUGENE, Ore. — COVID-19 has claimed another life in Lane County.
Officials say the victim was a 59-year-old man from the Eugene-Springfield area who died in the hospital last night.
There are currently 50 cases of COVID in Lane County. Twenty-six patients are recovering at home, and there are none in the hospital.
On Thursday, the most recent case was announced, a woman in her 40s in a private residence in the Eugene-Springfield area.
Twenty-two people have recovered.
The number of tests given is 2,679.
The first death was a 60-year-old Lane County woman who died in March at RiverBend Hospital.