New daily Oklahoma COVID-19 case average still trending down

The Associated Press - March 21, 2021 10:07 am

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The number of new COVID-19 continues to trend lower in Oklahoma. Data from Johns Hopkins University show the rolling average number of new daily COVID-19 cases Saturday in Oklahoma had fallen by 31%.

The Oklahoma State Department of Health reported no new cases on Saturday, leaving the state’s pandemic total holding steady at 434,491. Johns Hopkins data show 29 new COVID-19 deaths drove the state’s pandemic death toll to 4,788, though.

More than 1 million people in Oklahoma have received at least one vaccine dose, almost 27% of the population, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.


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