SD DOH: 1,027 total new COVID-19 cases, four deaths reported

Mgn 1280x960 00325c00 AvgoaPIERRE, S.D. — The South Dakota Department of Health’s daily COVID-19 update showed 844 new confirmed cases in the state, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 145,134.

Four new deaths were reported, bringing the state death toll to 2,375.

220 confirmed cases were reported West River: 110 in Pennington County, 26 in Lawrence County, 15 in Meade County, 12 each in Fall River and Todd Counties, 11 in Butte County, five each in Perkins, Corson, Lyman, and Tripp Counties, four in Gregory County, three each in Dewey and Custer Counties, and two each in Oglala Lakota and Bennett Counties.

26 probable cases were reported West River: seven in Todd County, five in Gregory County, four in Pennington County, three in Bennett County, two in Stanley County, and one each in Ziebach, Meade, Lyman, Custer, and Tripp Counties.

In South Dakota, 7,647 cases are considered active, that number is down from 7,682 on Monday.

An additional 1,057 people have recovered from the virus, which puts the total number of recoveries at 159,767.


Data are provisional and subject to change. Data are updated daily (Monday – Friday) by about 12:00 p.m. and include cases reported through 1:00 p.m. the previous day. Data from Saturday and Sunday will be included in Tuesday’s update.

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