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Story by Oregon Herald staff
Published on Wednesday September 2, 2020 - 5:53 AM
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Six more people in Oregon, including a 27-year-old and a 41-year-old, have died from COVID-19, according to the Oregon Health Authority.

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.