SD DOH: 321 total new COVID-19 cases, 14 deaths statewide

PIERRE, S.D. — On Saturday, the South Dakota Department of Health reported 237 new confirmed COVID-19 cases in the state, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 92,726.

84 of the 321 total cases are considered as new probable cases.

14 South Dakota residents have died due to coronavirus-related complications. The state death toll is now 1,570.

67  confirmed cases were reported West River: 37 in Pennington County, 10 in Meade County, nine in Lawrence County, three each in Butte and Oglala Lakota Counties, two in Dewey County, and one each in Tripp, Todd, and Fall River Counties.

24 new probable cases were reported West River: eight each in Dewey and Pennington Counties, two each in Ziebach and Lyman Counties, and one each in Perkins, Meade, Butte, and Todd Counties.

In South Dakota, 5,040 cases are considered active, that number is down from 5,241 on Friday. An additional 508 people have recovered from the virus, which puts the total number of recoveries at 96,291.

234 people are currently hospitalized, with a total of 5871 people have ever been hospitalized.

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