Cases of COVID-19 increase in Canadian County

One person tested positive during recent drive-thru

Testing for COVID-19 was done at Yukon Middle School during a drive-thru on Friday, April 17. (Photo by Trey Hunter)

The number of COVID-19 cases have increased in Canadian County, but the number of deaths reported remains the same, the Oklahoma State Department of Health reported Friday.

On Friday, there have been 86 cases reported in Canadian County and three deaths. There are six cases reported in Kingfisher County and no deaths.

During a drive-thru testing day on Friday, April 17 at Yukon Middle School, only one person of 159 tested positive for COVID-19, according to a Facebook post. 158 people were negative.

Check The Yukon Progress and for updates.