SC reports nearly 3,000 new COVID cases, 119 deaths
COLUMBIA, S.C. (WCSC) - South Carolina’s Department of Health and Environmental Control reported 2,976 new COVID-19 cases Thursday.
DHEC’s data, which is reported on a 48-hour delay, covered test results received on Tuesday, and listed 1,647 confirmed and 1,329 probable cases.
The percent positive rate for test results was reported at 13.8%, DHEC said.
The data also included 119 deaths, 87 of which were listed as confirmed and 32 were listed as probable. Lowcountry counties reported 21 of those deaths:
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Since the pandemic began, DHEC has reported more than 1.4 million cases of COVID-19 and more than 16,000 deaths.
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