COMANCHE COUNTY (KFDX/KJTL) — The Oklahoma State Department of Health confirmed five new cases of COVID-19 in Comanche County on their official website Thursday morning, bringing the total current case count for the county to 317.
The OSDH also reported four new recoveries for a total of 286, bringing the active case count in Comanche County to 28.
In the state of Oklahoma, the number of total cases rose from 7,480 on Wednesday to 7,626 on Thursday, an increase of 146 cases across the state.
Two new COVID-19 related deaths were reported in Oklahoma on Thursday, bringing the total number of deaths due to coronavirus state-wide to 357.
A total of ten deaths have been reported in Oklahoma counties in our viewing area due to COVID-19, with three in Comanche County, two in Cotton County, three in Jackson County, one in Tillman County and one in Stephens County.
Other Texoma Counties in Oklahoma
The only other county to see any changes to their numbers from Wednesday was Stephens County, adding one new COVID-19 case for a total of 44.
Please see updated numbers for Oklahoma counties in Texoma below:
5 Confirmed Cases
4 Confirmed Cases
44 Confirmed Cases (1 New)
30 Confirmed Cases
6 Confirmed Cases
23 Confirmed Cases
If you have general questions about coronavirus, please call the Oklahoma State Department of Health call center at (877) 215-8336.
Officials are encouraging residents to follow the following steps to help protect their health and the health of others:
- Wash your hands with soap and water
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose, or mouth
- Avoid close contact with people who are sick
- Practice social distancing
- Stay home and away from others if you become sick with respiratory symptoms like fever and cough
For more information about COVID-19 (Coronavirus Disease 2019), please visit the following sites: