SD DOH: 564 total new COVID-19 cases, three new deaths statewide

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PIERRE, S.D. — On Monday, the South Dakota Department of Health reported 564 new confirmed COVID-19 cases in the state, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 74,973.

109 of Monday’s 564 total cases are considered as new probable cases.

Three South Dakota residents have died from coronavirus-related complications. The state death toll is now 946.

145 confirmed cases were reported in West River: 54 in Pennington County, 26 in Lawrence County, 16 in Meade County, 12 in Butte County, eight in Oglala Lakota County, seven in Dewey County, five in Jackson County, four in Ziebach County, three each in Corson, Haakon and Todd Counties, two in Gregory County and one each in Fall River and Tripp Counties.

86 probable cases were reported West River: 44 in Dewey County, 23 in Ziebach County, 12 in Pennington County, two in Mellette County and one each in Fall River, Haakon, Harding, Oglala Lakota and Todd Counties.

In South Dakota, 17,184 cases are considered active, that number is up from 16,930 on Sunday. An additional 307 people have recovered from the virus, which puts the total number of recoveries at 62,334.

546 people are currently hospitalized, with a total of 4,502 people have ever been hospitalized.

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