No COVID-19 deaths today but huge climb in statewide cases; Brookings County active cases hold steady

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No COVID-19 deaths reported today in South Dakota, the total remains 202.

Active cases in Brookings County hold steady at 116. The overall case count is up 8 to 704. There have been 2 deaths in Brookings County and 10 hospitalizations. The County is in the “substantial” community spread category.

Statewide, active cases increase by 291 to 3108. Total positive cases increase by 445 and are now at 19,634. The number of people who have recovered is 16,324. Current hospitalizations increase by 14 to 192.

The latest information can be seen at the South Dakota Department of Health website.

 

September 23, 2020