SD DOH: 341 total new COVID-19 cases, four deaths statewide

PIERRE, S.D. — On Saturday, the South Dakota Department of Health reported 253 new confirmed COVID-19 cases in the state, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 94,366.

88 of the 341 total cases are considered as new probable cases.

Four South Dakota residents have died from coronavirus-related complications. The state death toll is now 1,633.

74 confirmed cases were reported West River: 27 in Pennington County, 17 in Lawrence County, nine in Meade County, six in Lyman County, four each in Oglala Lakota and Todd Counties, three in Fall River County, two in Custer County, and one each in Bennett and Perkins Counties.

30 new probable cases were reported West River: 13 in Dewey County, six in Pennington County, two each in Fall River, Lyman, and Stanley Counties, and one each in Butte, Custer, Meade, Oglala Lakota, and Ziebach Counties.

In South Dakota, 4,837 cases are considered active, that number is up from 4,732 on Friday. An additional 232 people have recovered from the virus, which puts the total number of recoveries at 98,808.

209 people are currently hospitalized, with a total of 6,039 people have ever been hospitalized.

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