DHEC COVID-19 Update

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COLUMBIA, SC (FOX Carolina) - DHEC said on Monday they had just received new COVID-19 testing data from Clemson University from tests conducted between Sept. 10 and 28.

The tests include 18,051 negative, 813 positive and two invalid results that DHEC said will be included in their online and reportable metrics on Tuesday.

Also on Monday, DHEC announced  542 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 statewide, and 10 additional confirmed deaths. This brings the total number of confirmed cases to 142,449 and confirmed deaths to 3,154.

For more information on Monday's new cases: please click here.

For more information on Monday's new virus deaths: please click here.

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