The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) today announced 770 new cases of the novel coronavirus COVID-19 and 5 additional deaths.
This brings the total number of people confirmed to have COVID-19 in South Carolina to 17,170 and those who have died to 593.
All five deaths occurred in elderly individuals from Aiken (1), Charleston (1), Lexington (1), Orangeburg (1), and Richland (1) counties
SC breaks coronavirus record second day in a row with 770 new cases https://t.co/AKo62ZlFZX
— maybeawriter (@maybeawriter) June 12, 2020