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OSDH: More than 675,000 cases of COVID-19 recorded in Oklahoma since March

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) — Data from the Oklahoma State Department of Health shows Tuesday that the state has had 675,733 confirmed cases of COVID-19 as of March 2020.

That’s an increase of 975 cases since Monday, December 6.

At present, officials believe there are 10,762 active cases of COVID-19 in Oklahoma.

There have been 12,028 deaths in Oklahoma since Tuesday, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. That is an increase of 1 new death compared to Monday’s figures.

Officials say an average of 510 Oklahoma’s have been hospitalized with COVID-19 in the past three days. Authorities also noted that 14 pediatric hospitalizations for COVID-19 were included in that number.

Health leaders say more than 2.48 million Oklahomans have received their first COVID-19 vaccine, while 2 million have completed the series.