PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Health Authority on Wednesday reported 11 new deaths related to the coronavirus, pushing the state’s death toll to 408.
Heath officials also said there were 203 new confirmed cases. marking 23,870 cases to date.
KOIN reports that although Wednesday’s 11 deaths are the most reported in a single day in several weeks OHA said overall cases of the virus have displayed a downward trend based on week-to-week data. From August 10 through August 16, OHA recorded 1,963 new cases, down from the prior week’s total of 2,122.