S.C. reports record-high number of new COVID-19 cases at more than 3,600
COLUMBIA, S.C. (WCSC) - South Carolina set a new record high in the number of daily newly-confirmed COVID-19 cases with 3,648, according to the state’s Department of Health and Environmental Control.
That breaks the previous daily record, 3,217, set one week ago.
Friday’s report also listed 130 probable COVID-19 cases, 28 deaths and one probable death.
That update brought the total to 247,361 confirmed cases, 19,715 probable cases, 4,512 confirmed deaths and 360 probable deaths from COVID-19.
Results from 14,060 new individual test results reported statewide and recorded a 25.9% positive rate.
Here are the new cases by county:
COVID-19-Case-Summary-12-18-2020 by Live 5 News on Scribd
Here are the deaths reported:
COVID 19 Death Summary 12-18-2020 by Live 5 News on Scribd
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