Oregon Health Authority confirms a fourth death from coronavirus

PORTLAND, Ore. — The Oregon Health Authority reported a fourth death caused by coronavirus around 8 a.m. today.

The victim was a 72-year-old woman in Marion County.

OHA says she tested positive on March 15th, and died March 20th at Kaiser Permanente Sunnyside Medical Center.

It also says she had underlying health conditions.

OHA also reports that there are 23 new coronavirus cases in Oregon.

NBC5 News reporter Mariah Mills is a Medford native. She graduated from the University of Oregon with a Bachelor's Degree in journalism. She also minored in sociology. In school, she covered Oregon athletics for the student-run television station, Duck TV. When she's not reporting, she’s reading, hiking and rooting for her favorite teams, the Seattle Seahawks and the Oregon Ducks.
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