2,946 new coronavirus cases, 8 additional deaths reported in SC

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COLUMBIA, SC (WSPA) – State health officials announced 2,946 new confirmed coronavirus cases Monday in South Carolina along with eight additional deaths.

According to the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC), there have now been 354,895 total cases statewide along with 5,662 deaths.

The percent of positive tests among those reported Monday (12,806) was 23 percent.

There are currently 2,342 people hospitalized with COVID-19 in South Carolina. 478 of those patients are in the ICU with 317 on a ventilator.

A total of 4,370,454 tests have been conducted statewide.

New cases by county:

  • Abbeville County: 2
  • Aiken County: 118
  • Allendale County: 6
  • Anderson County: 121
  • Bamberg County: 11
  • Barnwell County: 23
  • Beaufort County: 80
  • Berkeley County: 75
  • Calhoun County: 3
  • Charleston County: 184
  • Cherokee County: 7
  • Chester County: 30
  • Chesterfield County: 13
  • Clarendon County: 28
  • Colleton County: 31
  • Darlington County: 53
  • Dillon County: 47
  • Dorchester County: 70
  • Edgefield County: 15
  • Fairfield County: 4
  • Florence County: 142
  • Georgetown County: 33
  • Greenville County: 387
  • Greenwood County: 19
  • Hampton County: 7
  • Horry County: 139
  • Jasper County: 4
  • Kershaw County: 31
  • Lancaster County: 49
  • Laurens County: 39
  • Lee County: 19
  • Lexington County: 237
  • Marion County: 21
  • Marlboro County: 11
  • McCormick County: 7
  • Newberry County: 25
  • Oconee County: 41
  • Orangeburg County: 84
  • Pickens County: 122
  • Richland County: 211
  • Saluda County: 7
  • Spartanburg County: 99
  • Sumter County: 65
  • Union County: 6
  • Williamsburg County: 21
  • York County: 199

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