SC-DHEC announces first York Co. death from COVID-19, 13 new York Co. cases

Posted March 31, 2020 4:40 pm | Filed under Featured, Local News, News

One York County individual has passed away from COVID-19. The individual was one of 4 who were from Aiken, Calhoun, Marion and York Counties. 3 were elderly and had underlying health conditions while one was a middle-aged individual who did not have underlying health conditions.

SC-DHEC is also investigating 158 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total to 1,083 cases across 42 counties. This includes an additional 13 in York County bringing their total to 56 and 1 additional case in Lancaster County, bringing the total to 16.