SC-DHEC announces lowest single day increase in cases in over a week

Posted September 16, 2020 2:11 pm | Filed under Featured, Local News, News

SC-DHEC this afternoon announced 489 new cases of COVID-19. That is the lowest single day increase in the past 8 days.  3,635 people were tested for the virus on Tuesday and 13.5% tested positive. York County had 19 cases, Lancaster County had 7 and Chester County had 2.

28 additional deaths were also announced. 2 were elderly York County individuals. The death total is now 2,968.