SC DHEC Monday Update

Deaths of 717 people with Covid-19 were noted across South Carolina with DHEC’s Monday update, along with another probable 3. The Palmetto State has now reached 34,546 confirmed cases of the virus, along with 98 more cases probable. As of yesterday, Laurens County has had 421 confirmed cases and another considered probable. We have recorded 5 deaths of people who had the virus.

Laurens County’s 421 confirmed cases of COVID-19 include 183 residents of the Clinton area, 117 from Laurens and 55 in the Gray Court zip code. Waterloo now has 11 cases confirmed, Cross Hill has 7, Joanna 5 and Mountville has 4.

In cases between Laurens and adjoining counties, Fountain Inn has now had 115 cases, Woodruff 63 and Honea Path 26. Ware Shoals has 19, Whitmire 11, Kinards 8 and Chappells has had 2 cases confirmed.