SALEM, Ore. -- There are five new COVID-19-related deaths in Oregon, raising the state’s death toll to 2,362 the Oregon Health Authority reported Saturday.
OHA also reported 339 new confirmed and presumptive cases of COVID-19, bringing the state total to 161,320.
The new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases reported are in the following counties: Benton (15), Coos (16), Douglas (11), Lane (18), Linn (16).
Oregon’s 2,358th COVID-19 death is a 78-year-old woman in Lane County who tested positive Feb. 19 and died March 3 at her residence. She had underlying conditions.
Oregon’s 2,359th COVID-19 death is a 75-year-old man in Coos County who tested positive March 17 and died March 18 at Bay Area Hospital. Presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.