DHEC: 358 new COVID-19 cases in South Carolina


COLUMBIA, S.C. (WBTW) — There are 358 new, confirmed COVID-19 cases in the state, according to data released Tuesday from the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control.

DHEC also announced 179 probable cases and no new deaths. Of 10,636 new tests reported to the state, 5% were positive for the virus.

Tuesday’s update brings the state’s totals to 469,525 confirmed cases, 89,278 probable cases, 8,112 confirmed deaths and 1,092 probable COVID-19-caused deaths.

New case counts for local counties are as follows:

Darlington – Three confirmed

Dillon – Four confirmed

Florence – Nine confirmed, one probable

Horry – 21 confirmed, 19 probable

Marion – Two confirmed, one probable

Marlboro – No new cases

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