DHEC: 740 new coronavirus cases, 14 additional deaths reported in SC

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COLUMBIA, SC (WSPA) – State health officials reported 740 new coronavirus cases Monday along with 14 additional deaths.

According to the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC), there have now been a total of 444,991 COVID-19 cases and 7,592 confirmed deaths.

The percent of positive tests among those reported Monday (25,197) was 4.1 percent.

725 people are currently hospitalized with COVID-19 in South Carolina. 194 of those patients are in the ICU with 88 on a ventilator.

997,469 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in South Carolina through Saturday.

5,981,796 coronavirus tests have been conducted statewide since the pandemic began.

New cases by county:

  • Aiken County: 16
  • Allendale County: 1
  • Anderson County: 38
  • Bamberg County: 1
  • Barnwell County: 3
  • Beaufort County: 22
  • Berkeley County: 22
  • Calhoun County: 1
  • Charleston County: 54
  • Cherokee County: 10
  • Chester County: 1
  • Chesterfield County: 9
  • Clarendon County: 17
  • Colleton County: 7
  • Darlington County: 3
  • Dillon County: 4
  • Dorchester County: 36
  • Edgefield County: 2
  • Fairfield County: 8
  • Florence County: 13
  • Georgetown County: 4
  • Greenville County: 101
  • Greenwood County: 15
  • Hampton County: 2
  • Horry County: 48
  • Jasper County: 3
  • Kershaw County: 5
  • Lancaster County: 9
  • Laurens County: 10
  • Lee County: 2
  • Lexington County: 34
  • Marion County: 2
  • Marlboro County: 3
  • McCormick County: 1
  • Newberry County: 9
  • Oconee County: 15
  • Orangeburg County: 21
  • Pickens County: 26
  • Richland County: 44
  • Saluda County: 2
  • Spartanburg County: 71
  • Sumter County: 7
  • Union County: 3
  • Williamsburg County: 4
  • York County: 31

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