OSDH: 158 New Coronavirus Cases Across Oklahoma, 0 New Virus-Related Deaths

Sunday, June 14th 2020, 11:25 am
By: News On 6, News 9

TULSA, Okla. -

The Oklahoma State Department of Health reported 158 more positive coronavirus tests on Sunday.

A total of 8,231 Oklahomans have tested positive for COVID-19. No new virus-related deaths were reported leaving the total at 359 total virus-related deaths. So far, 6,578 Oklahomans have recovered from the virus up 83 from Saturday.

Click here to view the state's COVID-19 data

On April 28, Gov. Kevin Stitt said anyone who wished to take a COVID-19 test could do so even if they are not presenting symptoms.

Related: Gov. Stitt Presents State's Coronavirus Figures To Show Oklahoma Is Ready To Reopen

On April 22, Stitt introduced his multi-phase plan for reopening the state beginning with plans to reopen personal care businesses on Friday by appointment only. 

Read more: Governor Stitt Releases 3-Phase Plan To Reopen Oklahoma 

Oklahoma health officials and Stitt said the coronavirus data was trending downward and was safe to proceed to phase 3 of the reopening plan on June 1.

More: Oklahoma To Begin Phase 3 Of 'Open Up & Recover Safely' Plan

The state health department advises anyone with COVID-19 symptoms such as shortness of breath, fever or coughing to stay home and limit person-to-person engagement. 

Related: 146 More Oklahomans Test Positive For Coronavirus; 2 New Virus-Related Deaths Reported, OSDH Says

The state coronavirus hotline is open 24 hours and the number is 877-215-8336 or 211. For a list of coronavirus (COVID-19) links and resources, click here.