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Posted on: September 30, 2020

[ARCHIVED] New death and COVID-19 case in Klamath County

Klamath County reports death, new case of COVID-19

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Klamath County Public Health (KCPH) officials report the third COVID-19-related death in the county, along with a new case of COVID-19 in the community.

The local case count is 291. This week’s count is 11.

The deceased was a 44-year-old man who had underlying health conditions. He died at Sky Lakes Medical Center.  Day and time of death are pending release and were not immediately available.

Information specific to Klamath County can be found at https://www.klamathcounty.org/1076/Klamath-County-data.

To protect yourself:

  • Keep your distance by maintaining six feet of social or physical distancing between yourself and others.
  • Wash your hands frequently with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, utilizing hand sanitizer when washing facilities are not available.
  • Sanitize surfaces that are often touched.
  • Avoid gatherings of any size where social or physical distancing is not possible.

To protect others around you:

  • Cover coughs and sneezes.
  • Stay home when sick.
  • Wear a clean mask in public spaces, including outdoors when six feet of social distance cannot be maintained.

Sex

Cases

Deaths

Male

134

2

Female

157

1

Unknown

Total

291

3

 

Age group

Cases

Ever hospitalized

Deaths

0-14

34

15-19

13

20-29

51

1

30-39

49

2

40-49

50

4

1

50-59

45

3

60-69

31

4

1

70-79

14

5

1

80 and over

4

1

Not available

Total

291

20

3

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