Oregon COVID-19 hospitalizations, daily cases reach new pandemic highs

There are 635 COVID patients hospitalized in Oregon, the most ever reported, as daily cases surpass the record set in December.

PORTLAND, Ore. — Oregon has 635 COVID-19 patients in the hospital Tuesday, the most the state has seen since the start of the pandemic, the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) said.

OHA also reported 2,329 new cases of COVID-19 Tuesday, the highest daily case count since the start of the pandemic, as the delta variant continues to send case numbers and hospitalizations skyrocketing

The previous record for daily cases was set on Dec. 4, when the state reported 2,176 new cases in a single day. 

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