Inmate with Covid dies at Snake River Correctional Institution

Snake River Correctional Institute. (Kezia Setyawan/The Enterprise)

A man with Covid imprisoned at the Snake River Correctional Institution died in the infirmary Wednesday, Aug. 12, the Oregon Department of Corrections announced Friday afternoon.

The department didn't disclose Friday whether the inmate died because of Covid, and won't release the inmate’s name because it is a Covid-related death.

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