Oklahoma Legislator Being Treated for COVID-19 in Texas Hospital, Source Says

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SHERMAN, Texas (KFOR) – A member of the Oklahoma House of Representatives is being treated for COVID-19 at a Denison, Texas, hospital, according to a source.

The source, a member of the Oklahoma Legislature who asked to not be identified, told KFOR that Rep. Tommy Hardin, R-Madill, is in the hospital after contracting COVID-19.

An employee of Texoma Medical Center in Denison confirmed to KFOR that a patient named Tommy Hardin is in the hospital and that he is in the Med Surge Unit.

The legislator who spoke with KFOR said members of the Oklahoma Legislature gathered on Wednesday evening to pray for Hardin’s health.

Hardin was elected in 2011.