DHEC confirms over 100 additional COVID-19 deaths in S.C.

Published: Sep. 15, 2021 at 11:56 AM EDT
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COLUMBIA, S.C. (WMBF) - The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control announced Wednesday 2,409 new confirmed COVID-19 cases and 110 additional deaths.

This brings the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Carolina since the start of the pandemic to 653,430 and confirmed deaths to 9,999, officials said.

In Horry County, there were 188 new confirmed cases and eight confirmed deaths. Florence County saw 78 new confirmed cases and four additional deaths.

According to DHEC, 26,481 new individual test results were reported statewide, with a percent positive of 12.6%.

For a county-by-county breakdown of the new cases in South Carolina, click here. For new deaths, click here.

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

Vaccination locations in your area can be found here.

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