An additional 14 Orangeburg County residents tested positive for the coronavirus over a three-day period, according to figures released Monday by the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control.
Three more Bamberg County residents also tested positive over the three-day period covering Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
No new cases were reported in Calhoun County.
DHEC is now only reporting deaths on a weekly basis. No new death totals will be released until Tuesday.
Statewide, there were 1,070 new confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus COVID-19 during the three-day period.
This brings the total number of confirmed cases to 496,856 and confirmed deaths to 8,694.
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The totals by county are:
• Orangeburg County: 14 new cases, 9,260 total cases and a total of 246 deaths and 10 probable deaths.
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• Bamberg County: 3 new cases, 1,462 total cases and a total of 53 deaths.
• Calhoun County: 0 new cases, 1,227 total cases and a total of 30 deaths and 7 probable deaths.