OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – Health officials say COVID-19 hospitalizations are on the rise in Oklahoma.
On Wednesday, data from the Oklahoma State Department of Health shows that the state has had 459,675 confirmed cases of COVID-19 since March of 2020.
That’s an increase of 151 cases since Tuesday, July 6.
At this point, officials believe there are 2,158 active cases of COVID-19 in Oklahoma.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Oklahoma has seen 8,630 deaths as of Wednesday.
Officials say there were 166 Oklahomans hospitalized with COVID-19 on average over the past three days.
Health leaders say over 1.78 million Oklahomans have received their initial COVID-19 vaccine, while 1.53 million have completed the series.
To learn more about guidelines regarding the pandemic, visit the CDC’s website.