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Oregon reports 833 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases; seven new deaths
Seven new COVID-19 related deaths were reported in Oregon for Monday, May 10, raising the state's death toll to 2,528, the Oregon Health Authority reported.
Oregon Health Authority reported 833 new confirmed and presumptive cases of COVID-19 as of 12:01 a.m. today, bringing the state total to 190,804.
As has been true most days, the Portland metro area is the hardest hit in the state, with 342 of the state's 833 new cases in the tri-county area: 156 in Multnomah; 94 in Washington; and 92 in Clackamas counties.
Other new cases include: 115 in Deschutes; 75 in Marion; 55 in Lane; 49 in Klamath; 35 in Jackson; 29 in Yamhill; 26 in Linn; 11 in Benton; 10 in Columbia; nine in Umatilla; eight each in Crook and Polk; seven each in Baker and Malheur; six in Josephine; five each in Curry and Jefferson; four each in Clatsop, Douglas, Gilliam, Tillamook and Wasco; three in Lincoln; two each in Hood River, Morrow, Union and Wallowa, and one in Harney county.
The newly reported deaths include:
• An 87-year-old man from Jackson County who tested positive on May 2 and died on May 7 at Asante Ashland Community Hospital.
• A 90-year-old man from Jackson County who tested positive on April 26 and died on May 7 at Asante Ashland Community Hospital.
• A 62-year-old woman from Marion County who tested positive on April 18 and died on May 7 at Salem Hospital.
• A 65-year-old man from Lane County who tested positive on April 16 and died on May 7 at McKenzie-Willamette Medical Center.
• A 68-year-old man from Multnomah County who tested positive on April 30 and died on May 7 at Legacy Emanuel Medical Center. All five of those patients had underlying conditions.
• A 69-year-old woman from Multnomah County who tested positive on May 2 and died on May 4 at Adventist Medical Center.
• A 68-year-old man from Multnomah County who tested positive on April 23 and died on May 2 at his residence. Presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed in those last two patients.
Also on Monday, the Health Authority reported that 63,868 new doses of COVID-19 vaccinations were added to the state immunization registry. Of this total, 27,835 doses were administered on Friday, May 7, and 36,033 were administered on previous days but were entered into the vaccine registry on May 7. The seven-day running average is now 33,318 doses per day.
Oregon has now administered more than 1.78 million first and second doses of Pfizer; 1.38 million first and second doses of Moderna; and 105,458 single doses of Johnson & Johnson vaccines.
That brings the total numbers, to date, as more than 2.08 million doses of Pfizer; 1.7 million doses of Moderna; and 246,100 doses of Johnson & Johnson vaccines delivered to sites across Oregon.
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