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South Dakota Department of Health reports 9th COVID-19 death, total cases hit 1858

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Another COVID-19 fatality reported in South Dakota today, raising the total to 9. The latest fatality is in Minnehaha County.

The state Department of Health reports 1858 confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Dakota today, an increase of 104 from yesterday.

There have been 11,588 negative tests and 937 people have recovered from the virus. The “ever hospitalized” category is at 111 people.

Brookings County remains at 9 cases with all 9 recovered. The County is listed as community spread, in the minimal/moderate category. There have been 296 negative tests conducted in Brookings County.

Minnehaha County saw now stands at 1555 confirmed cases. Some 989 of those are connected to Smithfield Foods.

You can see the latest information at the South Dakota Department of Health website.