Two New Deaths From COVID-19 In Oregon


The Oregon Health Authority reports 332 new cases of coronavirus and two new deaths.

An 86-year-old woman died in Malheur (mal-HEW'-er) County and a 93-year-old woman died in Washington County.

Malheur County, in Southeast Oregon, had the most new cases at 71 followed by Multnomah County with 70 and Washington County with 35.

Since the pandemic began, 234 people have died in Oregon from COVID-19.

The new cases are in the following counties: Baker (1), Benton (2), Clackamas (33), Deschutes (16), Douglas (4), Hood River (1), Jackson (2), Jefferson (5), Klamath (2), Lane (10), Linn (8), Malheur (71), Marion (28), Morrow (7), Multnomah (70), Polk (4), Sherman (1), Umatilla (27), Wasco (1), Washington (35), Yamhill (4).

Oregon’s 233rd COVID-19 death is an 86-year-old woman in Malheur County who tested positive on June 29. The date and location of death are still being confirmed. She had underlying conditions.

Oregon’s 234th COVID-19 death is a 93-year-old woman in Washington County who died on July 7 and tested positive post-mortem on July 11. Additional details are still being confirmed.