COLUMBIA, S.C. (WMBF) - The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control announced Friday 897 new cases of COVID-19, and five additional deaths.
This brings the total number of people confirmed to have COVID-19 in South Carolina since the start of the pandemic to 155,799 and those who have died to 3,405, officials said.
The total number of individual test results reported to DHEC Thursday statewide was 7,805 and the percent positive was 11.5%.
Currently, there are 119 mobile testing events scheduled through Dec. 2 and there are 318 permanent COVID-19 testing facilities across the state, according to DHEC. To find a testing clinic or event near you, click here.