SD DOH: 165 total new COVID-19 cases statewide, 32 West River

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PIERRE, S.D. — On Friday, the South Dakota Department of Health reported 127 new confirmed COVID-19 cases in the state, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 100,412.

38 of the 165 total cases are considered as new probable cases.

No new deaths were reported, leaving the statewide death toll at 1,896.

20 confirmed cases were reported West River: seven in Pennington County, six in Meade County, two in Custer County and one each in Butte, Dewey, Jackson, Lawrence and Stanley Counties.

12 probable cases were reported West River: five in Pennington County, four in Fall River County  and one each in Dewey, Gregory and Oglala Lakota Counties.

In South Dakota, 2,096 cases are considered active, that number is up from 2,056 on Thursday.

An additional 124 people have recovered from the virus, which puts the total number of recoveries at 109,237.

74 people are currently hospitalized; a total of 6,681 have been hospitalized since the pandemic began.

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