COLUMBIA, S.C. (WBTW) — After a week of ranging between 5 to 10%, the percent of positive COVID-19 test results dropped to 3.7% on Monday, according to an update from the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control.
Of the new deaths was the confirmed death of a middle-aged person in Horry County and the probable death of an elderly person in Florence County.
Monday’s update brings South Carolina’s totals to 450,578 confirmed cases, 76,138 probable cases, 7,748 confirmed deaths and 1,012 probable COVID-19-caused deaths.
Case counts for local counties are as follows:
Darlington – Three confirmed, one probable
Dillon – Nine confirmed
Florence – 21 confirmed, seven probable
Horry – 56 confirmed, 24 probable
Marion – Two confirmed
Marlboro – Two confirmed, one probable