One COVID-19 death reported Friday as active cases continue to drop

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One additional COVID-19 death reported in South Dakota today, raising the state’s total to 74. The latest death was reported in Minnehaha County.

No new cases in Brookings County. The total stands at 26 with six of them now active. There have been 1224 negative tests reported from the county.

Statewide, active cases dropped by 15 to 913.

Total positive cases increased by 77 to 5742. The number of people who have recovered is 4755 and current hospitalizations are 87. There have been 57,263 negative tests reported in South Dakota.

The latest information is available at the South Dakota Department of Health website.