SC-DHEC announces 1,585 new cases of COVID-19

Posted February 19, 2021 5:28 pm | Filed under Featured, Local News, News

Coronavirus cases increased slightly from Wednesday to Thursday as the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control announced 1,585 new positives. 8.7% of people tested positive.

York County had 99 cases, Lancaster had 24 and Chester had 9. The 51 additional deaths included individuals from Lancaster and Chester Counties. The numbers reflect results from Wednesday.