DHEC announces over 150 new COVID-19 cases in Horry County, 25.3% positive statewide


COLUMBIA, S.C. (WBTW) — The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) announced Monday 154 new COVID-19 cases in Horry County and a 25.3% positivity rate statewide.

There were 2,736 cases announced statewide, as of Saturday. Five new deaths were also announced.

New cases by county:

  • Darlington: 41
  • Dillon: 29
  • Florence: 106
  • Georgetown: 25
  • Horry: 154
  • Marion: 10
  • Marlboro: 20

The total number of confirmed cases since the beginning of the pandemic is 379,775, according to DHEC. 5,920 people have died.

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