COLUMBIA, S.C. (WMBF) - The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control announced Friday 1,585 new COVID-19 cases and 51 additional deaths.
This brings the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Carolina since the start of the pandemic to 432,780 and deaths to 7,325, officials said.
In Horry County, there were 137 new COVID-19 cases and four deaths. Florence County registered 38 new virus cases but no new deaths.
According to DHEC, 27,073 new individual test results were reported statewide, with a percent positive of 8.7%.
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