DHEC announces 1,297 new cases; 13 deaths

Coronavirus

COLUMBIA, S.C. — The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) today announced the following COVID-19 updates.

Today’s cases and deaths (scdhec.gov/COVID19

Cumulative totals (scdhec.gov/COVID19)

  • Confirmed and probable cases: 205,004/13,908
  • Confirmed and probable deaths: 4,091/313
  • Tests performed for South Carolinians: 2,727,268

Testing opportunities (scdhec.gov/findatest)

  • Testing opportunities available statewide: 282

Percent positive (scdhec.gov/COVID19dashboard)

  • 7,375 individual test results reported statewide yesterday (not including antibody tests)
  • 17.6% percent positive

Facility reports

The information above as well as extensive reporting on county-level information, demographics and more is available at scdhec.gov/COVID19. The website is updated between 1 p.m.-3 p.m. weekdays and 11 a.m.-1 p.m. weekends. Visit scdhec.gov/COVID19vaccine for the latest vaccine information.

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