COLUMBIA, S.C. (WBTW) — There are 683 new COVID-19 cases in the state, the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control announced in a daily update on Friday.
In addition to the new, confirmed cases, DHEC also reported 409 probable cases, seven new, confirmed deaths and three probable COVID-19-caused deaths. Of 25,392 new cases reported to the state — a jump from previous days — 3.9% were positive for the virus, a lower rate than numbers released earlier this week.
Friday’s update brings the state’s totals to 466,318 confirmed cases, 87,713 probable cases, 8,092 confirmed deaths and 1,087 probable COVID-19-caused deaths.
New case counts for local counties are as follows:
Darlington – Seven confirmed, nine probable
Dillon – Five confirmed, five probable
Florence – 22 confirmed, 10 probable
Horry – 29 confirmed, 30 probable
Marion – Three confirmed, one probable
Marlboro – Five confirmed, four probable