2,621 new coronavirus cases, 88 additional deaths reported in SC

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COLUMBIA, SC (WSPA) – State health officials announced 2,621 new confirmed coronavirus cases in South Carolina Wednesday along with 88 additional deaths.

According to the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC), there have now been 384,556 total cases in the state along with 6,030 confirmed COVID-19 deaths.

The percent of positive tests among those reported Wednesday (10,470) was 25 percent.

2,140 people are currently hospitalized with COVID-19. 437 of those patients are in the ICU with 281 on a ventilator.

A total of 4,760,665 tests have been conducted statewide since the pandemic began.

New cases by county:

  • Abbeville County: 9
  • Aiken County: 100
  • Allendale County: 6
  • Anderson County: 97
  • Bamberg County: 12
  • Barnwell County: 28
  • Beaufort County: 74
  • Berkeley County: 79
  • Calhoun County: 4
  • Charleston County: 126
  • Cherokee County: 11
  • Chester County: 23
  • Chesterfield County: 22
  • Clarendon County: 11
  • Colleton County: 6
  • Darlington County: 49
  • Dillon County: 20
  • Dorchester County: 102
  • Edgefield County: 31
  • Fairfield County: 11
  • Florence County: 34
  • Georgetown County: 16
  • Greenville County: 395
  • Greenwood County: 36
  • Hampton County: 19
  • Horry County: 92
  • Jasper County: 7
  • Kershaw County: 57
  • Lancaster County: 81
  • Laurens County: 28
  • Lee County: 8
  • Lexington County: 136
  • Marion County: 20
  • Marlboro County: 14
  • McCormick County: 6
  • Newberry County: 17
  • Oconee County: 34
  • Orangeburg County: 49
  • Pickens County: 98
  • Richland County: 283
  • Saluda County: 16
  • Spartanburg County: 93
  • Sumter County: 62
  • Union County: 2
  • Williamsburg County: 35
  • York County: 162

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