Sixteen more Orangeburg County residents have tested positive for the coronavirus, according to figures released Friday by the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control.
One more Bamberg County resident has also tested positive.
No new deaths were reported in The T&D Region.
Statewide, there are 607 new confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus COVID-19 and 12 new confirmed deaths.
This brings the total number of confirmed cases to 478,046 and confirmed deaths to 8,278.
The totals by county are:
• Orangeburg County: 16 new cases, 8,957 total cases and a total of 234 deaths and 8 probable deaths.
• Bamberg County: 1 new case, 1,416 total cases and a total of 51 deaths.
• Calhoun County: 0 new cases, 1,190 total cases and a total of 29 deaths and 7 probable deaths.