SD DOH: 263 total new COVID-19 cases, one death statewide

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PIERRE, S.D. — On Wednesday, the South Dakota Department of Health reported 183 new confirmed COVID-19 cases in the state, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 99,358.

80 of the 263 total cases are considered as new probable cases.

One South Dakota resident has died from coronavirus-related complications. The state death toll is now 1,864.

57 confirmed cases were reported West River: 31 in Pennington County, nine in Meade County, three each in Dewey and Lawrence Counties, two each in Fall River, Gregory and Tripp Counties and one each in Bennett, Custer, Mellette, Oglala Lakota and Perkins Counties.

24 probable cases were reported West River: nine in Pennington County, four each in Dewey and Oglala Lakota Counties, three in Gregory County, two in Custer County and one each in Fall River and Haakon Counties.

In South Dakota, 1,891 cases are considered active, that number is down from 1,938 on Tuesday.

An additional 308 people have recovered from the virus, which puts the total number of recoveries at 108,053.

102 people are currently hospitalized, with a total of 6,570 people have ever been hospitalized.

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