SCDHEC COVID-19 Update (September 8, 2020)


On Tuesday (Sept, 8) DHEC reported 339 new confirmed cases and 10 new probable cases of coronavirus. DHEC also reported 5 additional confirmed deaths and no new probable deaths.

Anderson County reported 6 new cases, no deaths.
Greenville County reported 46 new cases, no deaths.
There was only five COVID-19 related deaths reported statewide.

This brings the total number confirmed deaths to 2,772, and 140 probable deaths.

As of yesterday, a total of 1,079,586 tests have been conducted in the state. The total number of individual test results reported to DHEC statewide was 2,993 and the percent positive was 11.3%.