CDC: 35 new COVID-19 deaths recorded in Oklahoma – Community News
Covid-19

CDC: 35 new COVID-19 deaths recorded in Oklahoma

FILE - In this January 21, 2021 file photo, a medical staff member prepares Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine at the Tudor Ranch in Mecca, California (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)

FILE – In this January 21, 2021 file photo, a medical staff member prepares Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine at the Tudor Ranch in Mecca, California (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) — Officials say there are 35 additional COVID-19 deaths in Oklahoma.

On Wednesday, data from the Oklahoma State Department of Health shows that the state has had 650,689 confirmed cases of COVID-19 as of March 2020.

That’s an increase of 420 cases since Tuesday, Nov. 9.

At the moment, officials believe there are 5,071 active cases of COVID-19 in Oklahoma.

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 11,581 have been killed in Oklahoma since Wednesday. Officials say that is an additional 35 deaths from Tuesday’s figures.

Officials say an average of 400 Oklahomans have been hospitalized with COVID-19 in the past three days. Authorities also noted that there were 18 pediatric hospitalizations for COVID-19 in that number.

Health leaders say more than 2.32 million Oklahomans have received their first COVID-19 vaccine, while 1.96 million have completed the series.