SD DOH: 149 total new COVID-19 cases statewide, two deaths statewide

PIERRE, S.D. — On Saturday, the South Dakota Department of Health reported 120 new confirmed COVID-19 cases in the state, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 100,533.

29 of the 149 total cases are considered as new probable cases.

Two new deaths were reported, bringing the statewide death toll at 1,898.

23 confirmed cases were reported West River: six each in Meade and Pennington Counties, three in Mellette County, two each in Butte and Dewey Counties, and one each in Corson, Custer, Lawrence, and Tripp Counties.

Six probable cases were reported West River: four in Fall River County, and one each in Gregory and Lyman Counties.

In South Dakota, 2,109 cases are considered active, that number is up from 2,096 on Friday.

An additional 134 people have recovered from the virus, which puts the total number of recoveries at 109,371.

74 people are currently hospitalized; a total of 6,692 have been hospitalized since the pandemic began.

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