SD DOH: 211 total new COVID-19 cases statewide, two deaths statewide

PIERRE, S.D. — On Sunday, the South Dakota Department of Health reported 156 new confirmed COVID-19 cases in the state, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 100,690.

55 of the 211 total cases are considered as new probable cases.

Two new deaths were reported, bringing the statewide death toll to 1,900.

34 confirmed cases were reported West River: 10 in Pennington County, six in Tripp County, four each in Meade and Fall River Counties, two in Butte, Custer, and Gregory Counties, and one each in Harding, Dewey, Lawrence, and Oglala Lakota Counties.

Nine probable cases were reported West River: four in Pennington County, two in Tripp County, and one each in Dewey, Fall River, and Mellette Counties.

In South Dakota, 2,158 cases are considered active, that number is up from 2,109 on Saturday.

An additional 160 people have recovered from the virus, which puts the total number of recoveries at 109,531.

72 people are currently hospitalized; a total of 6,705 have been hospitalized since the pandemic began.

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