All PostOctober 12, 2020by adminCOVID-19 in South Dakota: 359 new total cases; Death toll rises to 288; Active cases at 6,062 –

Overall individuals evaluated negative is now at 190,319, up from Sunday (189,547).

PIERRE, S.D. (KELO)– There were 2 new COVID-19 deaths revealed Monday as South Dakota exceeded 6,000 active cases, according to the most current update from the state department of health.

The death toll increased to 288. The two new deaths were females with one in the 80+ age variety and one in the 50-59 age range. One brand-new death remained in Turner County.

On Monday, 359 new coronavirus cases were announced, bringing the states total case count to 28,925, up from Sunday (28,564). Total recovered cases is now at 22,575, up from Sunday (22,413).

Current hospitalizations are at 278, up 12 from Sunday (266 ). Overall hospitalizations increased to 1,886, up from Sunday (1,866).

Active cases increased to another brand-new day-to-day record of 6,062, up from Sunday (5,865).

There were 1,133 beginners tested reported on Monday.