OSDH: Two extra COVID-19 deaths in Pittsburg County – Mcalester Information Capital


The Oklahoma Department of Health reported in its September 3 daily report of two men from Pittsburg County among the most recent COVID-19 deaths. For more information from OSDH, see the story.

Total nationwide cumulative positive cases: 61,027

51,447 Recoveries Accepted Nationwide *

Total active cases nationwide: 8,745

Total statewide deaths: 835

Total cumulative cases in Pittsburg County: 602

Total Recoveries Assumed in Pittsburg County: 509 *

* Recovered: Currently out of hospital or deceased and 14 days after start / report. Restores calculated from April 6th, 2020.

Total number of deaths in Pittsburg County: 18

Active cases in Pittsburg County: 75

Pittsburg County Risk Phase: Orange

This medium (orange) risk phase means there are many COVID-19 positive cases in the community, with undetected cases likely. The risk of infection is increased as it spreads in the community, and robust testing and containment measures are recommended to reduce further spread.

You can find guidelines for moderate risk here.



Additional data can be viewed in the Executive Order Report and the Weekly Epidemiology and Surveillance Report


As of this writing, there are 61,027 confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in Oklahoma.

Another 14 deaths were reported. Two deaths have been recorded in the past 24 hours.

One in Carter County, a man 65 or older.

One in Johnston County, a man in the age group of 50 to 64.

Two in Le Flore County, a woman and a man, age 65 or older.

One in Lincoln County, a woman aged 65 or older.

One in Love County, a man 65 or older.

One in Mayes County, a woman aged 65 or older.

Two in Oklahoma County, a woman and a man, age 65 or older.

One in Okmulgee County, a woman aged 65 or older.

Two in Pittsburg County, two men age 65 or older.

One in Rogers County, a woman 65 or older.

One in Tulsa County, a man aged 65 or older.

There are a total of 835 deaths in the state.

For more information, see

COVID-19 Oklahoma Test Results

Confirmed positive cases


* Total cumulative negative samples to date 842,019

* Cumulative total number of samples so far 914,602

** Currently in Hospital 540

Total cumulative hospital stays 5,013

Identified deaths in the past 24 hours 2

Total cumulative deaths: 835

* The total includes laboratory information made available to OSDH at the time of the report. The total may not reflect unique people.

** This number is a combination of positive cases in the hospital and people screened in the hospital as reported by the hospitals at the time of the report. The data reflect a change in the calculation and should not be compared to previous data.

*** The purpose of publishing aggregated COVID-19 statistical data through the OSDH Dashboard, Executive Order Report and Weekly Epidemiology and Surveillance Report is to meet the needs of the public in obtaining important and necessary information on the state of the United States support the health and safety of Oklahoma citizens. These resources may only be used for statistical purposes and may not be used in a way that determines the identity of the reported cases.

Data Source: Acute Disease Service, Oklahoma Department of Health.

* As of September 3rd, 2020 at 7:00 a.m.



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