Oregon coronavirus updates, Sept 1: Two men under 50 die of COVID-19
Story by by Oregon Herald staff
The OHA reported Tuesday the state's death toll at 465.
The youngest person in Oregon to die from the coronavirus was a 26-year-old man in Yamhill County in July.
The 41-year-old and 27-year-old men were from Washington County and both had underlying conditions, according to officials. The 41-year-old died Aug. 23 at Providence St. Vincent Medical Center and the 27-year-old died Aug. 28 in his residence.
The other deaths included an 86-year-old woman in Linn County who died Aug. 28 at Samaritan Albany General Hospital, a 66-year-old man in Umatilla County who died Aug. 28, a 91-year-old man in Multnomah County who died Aug. 27 and an 88-year-old woman who died Aug. 28.
Marion County had 39 new cases reported Tuesday, bringing the county's total to 3,870 cases.