S.C. registers 1,585 new COVID-19 cases, 51 additional deaths

S.C. registers 1,585 new COVID-19 cases, 51 additional deaths
The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control announced Friday 1,585 new COVID-19 cases and 51 additional deaths. (Source: WFIE)

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.

For a complete breakdown of new COVID-19 cases across the state, click here. For new deaths, click here.

According to DHEC, 27,073 new individual test results were reported statewide, with a percent positive of 8.7%.

For more on hospital bed occupancy in the state, click here.

For the latest information related to COVID-19, visit scdhec.gov/COVID-19.

Visit scdmh.net for stress, anxiety and mental health resources from the S.C. Department of Mental Health.

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