SC reports fewer than 300 new COVID-19 cases, no deaths

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COLUMBIA, S.C. (WCSC) - The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control reported just under 300 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the state Tuesday.

That’s a drop of about 26% from Monday’s 398 new cases.

DHEC said it confirmed 294 new cases, 133 probable cases and no confirmed or probable deaths from COVID-19.

The report tallied the results of 7,660 individual tests with a percent positive of 5.1%, up from 4.3% in Monday’s report.

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