610 new cases, 2 new deaths of COVID-19 Sunday in Oregon
The Oregon Health Authority on Sunday reported 610 new confirmed and presumptive cases of COVID-19, and two new deaths, raising the state’s coronavirus death toll to 2,530.
Also on Sunday, Jackson County reported 16 new cases.
The Oregon Health Authority reported 37,726 newly administered doses. Of this total, 13,606 doses were administered on May 8, and 24,120 were administered on previous days but were entered into the vaccine registry on May 8.
The OHA also reported 318 people with confirmed cases of COVID-19 were hospitalized, 11 fewer than yesterday. That includes 76 patients in intensive care, eight fewer than yesterday.
Where the new cases are by county: Benton (13), Clackamas (78), Columbia (10), Coos (3), Crook (8), Curry (1), Deschutes (35), Douglas (5), Harney (1), Hood River (2), Jackson (16), Jefferson (3), Josephine (6), KIamath (22), Lane (40), Lincoln (1), Linn (31), Malheur (6), Marion (76), Morrow (1), Multnomah (144), Polk (10), Tillamook (4), Washington (81) and Yamhill (13).
Oregon’s 2,529th death is an 80-year-old woman from Deschutes County who tested positive on April 24, and died on May 3 at St. Charles Bend Hospital. She had underlying conditions.
Oregon’s 2,530th death is an 83-year-old woman from Multnomah County who tested positive on April 27, and died on May 7 at Legacy Emanuel Medical Center. Presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.
To date, the state has reported 3,315,448 million vaccine doses administered, which includes 1,812,149 first and second doses of Pfizer; 1,393,975 first and second doses of Moderna; and 107,870 single doses of Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccines (1,454 doses were administered but did not specify product information).
Oregon has reported 191,405 confirmed or presumed infections, and 2,530 deaths, among the lowest per capita numbers in the nation, according to the numbers reported on Sunday.