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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - The Oregon Health Authority reported 251 new confirmed and presumptive cases of COVID-19 in the state on Wednesday, along with three new deaths linked to the virus.

The state's death toll is now at 2,803, according to OHA.

With the new cases, there have now been 211,315 confirmed and presumptive cases of the coronavirus in Oregon since the start of the pandemic. There have been more than 5.2 million negative tests in the state.

On Wednesday, there were 122 patients hospitalized with COVID-19 in Oregon, according to OHA, which is up 11 patients from the previous day. Of those, 34 were in ICU beds, which is four more than Tuesday.

Oregon has now administered 2,587,462 first and second doses of Pfizer, 1,760,201 first and second doses of Moderna and 174,296 single doses of Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccines. As of Wednesday, 2,435,438 Oregonians have had at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine and 2,238,480 people have completed a COVID-19 vaccine series.

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Did the people die because of Covid, or did they die from something else and happened to test positive for Covid?

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