Oregon reports 505 new COVID-19 cases, three more deaths
The Oregon Health Authority reported 505 new COVID-19 cases and three more deaths Friday.
The new cases, including 30 in Jackson County and 16 in Josephine County, raised the statewide caseload to 163,295, according to OHA. Jackson County’s total increased to 9,084 cases, and Josephine County has seen 2,729 cases.
Jackson County has recorded 120 deaths, and Josephine County has seen 60.
On Friday, 108 people in Oregon were hospitalized with the disease, unchanged from Thursday, with 18 patients in intensive care, one more than Thursday.
Twenty-two people in Jackson and Josephine counties were hospitalized, unchanged from Thursday, with five patients in ICU, one more than Thursday.
As of Friday, 614,865 Oregonians were considered fully vaccinated against COVID-19, and 455,851 others had received one shot in a two-dose regimen.
In Jackson County, 27,552 people were fully vaccinated, with 19,651 others who had receive one dose.
In Josephine County, 8,529 people were fully vaccinated, and 10,502 others had received one dose.