Codington County Adds Five New Cases of COVID On Friday, Four Additional Deaths Reported in State

The South Dakota Department of Health reports that Codington County saw it’s largest jump in awhile today with the addition of  five new Covid-19 cases on Friday, bringing our total case count to 129. 105 cases have recovered. That is up one recovery from yesterday.  Codington County now has 24 active cases.  There have been 2,766 Negative tests performed and one death in Codington County. 

Statewide, South Dakota had three new COVID-19 deaths on Friday to increase the total to 144.

Two men and one woman died. Two of the deaths were in Minnehaha County and one death was in Todd County.

There were 98 new positive COVid-19 cases announced on Friday.  The state’s total is currently 9,371, up from Thursday’s 9,273. Active coronavirus cases decreased to 983 from Thursday (987).

Current hospitalizations are at 47, up from Thursday (44). Total hospitalizations since the pandemic began increased to 866, up from Thursday’s 861.

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