SD DOH: 452 total new COVID-19 cases, 19 deaths statewide
PIERRE, S.D. — On Wednesday, the South Dakota Department of Health reported 304 new confirmed COVID-19 cases in the state, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 93,580.
148 of the 452 total cases are considered as new probable cases.
19 South Dakota residents have died from coronavirus-related complications. The state death toll is now 1,604.
95 confirmed cases were reported West River: 40 in Pennington County, 15 in Lawrence County, 13 in Meade County, seven in Oglala Lakota County, four in Fall River County, three each in Butte and Perkins Counties, two in Tripp County and one each in Bennett, Custer, Dewey, Gregory, Lyman, Mellette, Stanley and Ziebach Counties.
25 new probable cases were reported West River: 10 in Dewey County, five in Ziebach County, three in Pennington County, two each in Mellette and Tripp Counties and one each in Lyman, Oglala Lakota and Perkins Counties.
In South Dakota, 4,762 cases are considered active, that number is up from 4,751 on Tuesday. An additional 422 people have recovered from the virus, which puts the total number of recoveries at 97,829.
253 people are currently hospitalized, with a total of 5,978 people have ever been hospitalized.