South Dakota’s total number of positive COVID-19 cases increased by one-hundred Friday to a total of 1411. Again, according to the state Department of Health, the majority of the positive cases reported Friday are in Minnehaha County. The state reports that 36 of Friday’s positive cases are Smithfield Foods processing plant employees.
No new positive cases are reported in Lake County, which sits at three currently, with one person who has recovered from the virus. The state is also now releasing the number of negative cases each county has reported, and so far Lake County has 80 negative cases.
Overall the number of people who have recovered from the virus across the state went up Friday as well to 457, and total hospitalizations went up to 63. Seven people in the state have died of COVID-19.
More information on all of these numbers from the state Department of Health can be found on the state’s COVID-19 website – covid.sd.gov.
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