Here’s the latest Coronavirus News for the Pacific Northwest:
Nike’s World Headquarters located in Beaverton Oregon has temporarily closed for a deep cleaning ‘out of an abundance of caution’.
There is now a third case of presumptive Coronavirus in Oregon. The patient attended a youth basketball game at a Weston Oregon middle school. That person is now hospitalized in Walla Walla, Washington. The other two presumptive Oregon cases are in Washington County Oregon.
Today we’re announcing the third presumptive case of #COVID19 in #Oregon. The case is an Oregon adult from Umatilla County who is hospitalized in Walla Walla, Washington. @UCoHealth @WADeptHealth #coronavirus pic.twitter.com/XHtyqPKNzJ
— OR Health Authority (@OHAOregon) March 2, 2020
In Washington state the death total from Coronavirus is now six people, many of whom were elderly or had underlying health conditions. At least 18 people in King and Snohomish Counties in Washington have tested positive for Coronavirus. King County Washington has declared a state of emergency.