Coivd-19 Related Death Reported In Buffalo County Thursday

(KCCR) — The South Dakota Department of Health is reporting a new death from the Covid-19 coronavirus in a central South Dakota county. State Epidemiologist Dr. Josh Clayton is reporting 60 new cases in South Dakota…

Buffalo is also reporting one new case, while Hughes County is adding four more…

Buffalo County now sits at 68 cases with 16 active and 51 recovered with the one death. Hughes County is at 42 cases with 16 active and 26 recovered. The only other county in central South Dakota reporting a death is Jackson. Buffalo County has the ninth highest number of cases in South Dakota. Hughes is 18th while Lyman County is 14th. So far in South Dakota, 69-thousand 375 negative tests have been performed.