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Garfield County Sees 40 More COVID-19 Cases As State Adds 1.7k Tuesday

(Enid, OK) 1,737 new cases have been reported by the Oklahoma State Department of Health on Tuesday bringing the overall total of confirmed COVID-19 positives close to 200,000.

There were 15 more deaths reported as well, including a Fairview woman. The Fairview woman was in the 65-and-older-age range was among the 15 deaths reported Tuesday by the OSDH. Nine other deaths in the 65-and-older age range were two Canadian County women, two Oklahoma County men, a Stephens County woman and men from Jackson, Coal, Tulsa and Garvin counties. The other five deaths were in the 50-64 age range: Two Oklahoma County women and men from Carter, Creek and Bryan counties.

Garfield County saw an increase of 40 cases on Tuesday, for an overall total of 4,030 COVID-19 cases, with 678 active and a single-day decrease of 60. Enid has 609 of the reported 678 cases in Garfield County.

Other county case increases in Northwest Oklahoma on Tuesday also included 17 in Woods, 10 in Woodward, six each in Blaine and Kingfisher, five each in Alfalfa and Major, three in Noble and two in Grant County.

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