Oregon COVID-19 update: 1,790 breakthrough cases identified

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1,790 breakthrough cases identified in Oregon

The Oregon Health Authority has identified 1,790 COVID-19 vaccine breakthrough cases through June 30.

Breakthrough cases happen when an individual receives a positive COVID-19 test result at least 14 days after completing a COVID-19 vaccine series.

About 8% of the 7,241 cases of COVID-19 in Oregon in June were in people who were fully vaccinated.

One in 10 of the 63 COVID-19 deaths in June occurred in people who were fully vaccinated.