Malheur County reports death of man who had coronavirus

Editor's note: This story has been updated to clarify that the man, while infected by the virus, died of an unrelated condition.

ONTARIO – A 70-year-old man from Malheur County who died while undergoing medical treatment later was determined to have COVID-19, officials announced.

Sarah Poe, Malheur County Health Department director, disclosed the death in a statement late Saturday night.

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