1,617 cases of COVID-19, 26 deaths in SC Saturday

COLUMBIA (WOLO): Saturday, DHEC announced 1,617 new cases of COVID-19 in the state, and 26 more deaths.

South Carolina has now seen 434,589 total coronavirus cases since the pandemic began, and 7,352 total deaths.

Of the 28,065 most recent COVID-19 tests taken on the state, DHEC reports 8.3% of them came back positive.

This data is accurate as of Thursday, February 19th, 2021.

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