March 26, 2020 4:40 p.m.
COVID-19 has claimed one more life in Oregon and 50 new cases have been reported as of Thursday.
An update from the Oregon Health Authority said the state’s total number of cases is now at 316. The new cases include:
*14 cases in Marion County
*12 cases in Multnomah County
*8 cases in Washington County
*5 cases in Deschutes County
*3 cases in Polk County
*2 cases each in Lane and Josephine counties
*1 case each in Clatsop, Linn, Tillamook, and Washington counties
Oregon’s eleventh COVID-19 death is a 69-year old woman in Washington County. She tested positive on March 15th and died on March 25th at Providence Saint Vincent Medical Center. She had underlying conditions.
The 316 cases do not count 1 case reported by Douglas County earlier in the day.