SD DOH: 337 total new COVID-19 cases, six deaths statewide

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PIERRE, S.D. — On Thursday, the South Dakota Department of Health reported 252 new confirmed COVID-19 cases in the state, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 95,221.

85 of the 337 total cases are considered as new probable cases.

Six South Dakota residents have died from coronavirus-related complications. The state death toll is now 1,673.

62 confirmed cases were reported West River: 24 in Pennington County, eight each in Lyman and Meade Counties, five in Oglala Lakota County, three each in Butte and Custer Counties, two each in Corson, Lawrence and Tripp Counties and one each in Dewey, Fall River, Gregory, Perkins and Stanley Counties.

Nine new probable cases were reported West River: Four in Meade County, two in Lawrence County and one each in Fall River, Lyman and Stanley Counties.

In South Dakota, 4,089 cases are considered active, that number is down from 4,103 on Wednesday. An additional 345 people have recovered from the virus, which puts the total number of recoveries at 100,293.

185 people are currently hospitalized, with a total of 6,133 people have ever been hospitalized.

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