OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – Health officials are reporting 1,400 new COVID-19 cases in Oklahoma.
On Thursday, data from the Oklahoma State Department of Health shows that the state has had 678,343 confirmed cases of COVID-19 since March of 2020.
That’s an increase of 1,453 cases since Wednesday, Dec. 8.
At this point, officials believe there are 11,874 active cases of COVID-19 in Oklahoma.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Oklahoma has seen 12,060 deaths as of Thursday. That is an increase of 1 new death from Wednesday’s numbers.
Officials say there were 592 Oklahomans hospitalized with COVID-19 on average over the past three days. Authorities also noted that there were 14 pediatric hospitalizations for COVID-19 included in that number.
Health leaders say over 2.48 million Oklahomans have received their initial COVID-19 vaccine, while 2 million have completed the series.