SCDHEC Announces 810 New COVID-19 Cases; 22 New Deaths

Posted October 17, 2020 12:12 pm | Filed under Featured, Local News, News, State/Regional News

Today, SCDHEC announced 810 new COVID-19 cases and 22 additional confirmed deaths. 43 of the cases were in York County, 8 in Chester County and 16 in Lancaster County.  This brings the total number of confirmed cases to 156,655 and confirmed deaths to 3,427.  The total number of individual test results reported to DHEC yesterday statewide was 7,069 (not including antibody tests) and the percent positive was 11.4%.