Correction: Due to changes in the weekend data reporting and processing schedules, this morning’s Situation Update included incorrect numbers. They have since been corrected.
OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – Health officials stress that Oklahomans should still be cautious if they haven’t received a COVID-19 vaccine as the virus continues to spread in the state.
On Monday, data from the Oklahoma State Department of Health shows that the state has had 457,490 confirmed cases of COVID-19 since March of 2020.
That’s an increase of 580 cases since Friday, June 25.
At this point, officials believe there are 1,705 active cases of COVID-19 in Oklahoma.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Oklahoma has seen 8,598 deaths as of Monday.
Officials say there were 128 Oklahomans hospitalized with COVID-19 on average over the past three days.
Health leaders say over 1.74 million Oklahomans have received their initial COVID-19 vaccine, while 1.47 million have completed the series.
To learn more about guidelines regarding the pandemic, visit the CDC’s website.