SALEM, Ore. – Four Multnomah County residents have died as a result of novel coronavirus, Oregon Health Authority said Friday.
There are also 51 new cases, bringing the state total to 1,371. The new cases include seven in Clackamas, one in Clatsop, one in Deschutes, one in Hood River, one in Josephine, four in Klamath, one in Lane, 11 in Marion, 15 in Multnomah and 9 in Washington.
A previously reported Yamhill County case was reclassified, OHA said. It was removed from the statewide count based on a revised laboratory result.
The deaths include a 74-year-old man who tested positive March 24 and died April 4 at home. An 81-year-old man tested positive March 30 and died April 5 at home. The third death was a 69-year-old man who tested positive April 2 and died April 9 at home. The last death was an 83-year-old man who tested positive April 3 and died April 7 at Providence Portland Medical Center.
OHA said they all had underlying health conditions.
The state death toll is now at 48.