DHEC COVID-19 Update

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COLUMBIA, SC (FOX Carolina)- The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) on Tuesday announced 527 confirmed new cases of COVID-19 and 22 confirmed deaths. 

The total number of confirmed cases in South Carolina is now 143,295 and the total number of confirmed deaths is 3173. 

Out of a statewide total of 4007 tests reported to DHEC(not including antibody tests), the percent positive rate for the latest round of testing was 13.2 percent. 

For more information on Tuesday's confirmed cases, click here 

For more information on Tuesday's confirmed deaths, click here

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