State Health Officials Reporting Covid-19 Related Deaths In Buffalo And Lyman County Thursday

(KCCR) — Total deaths from the Covid-19 coronavirus in South Dakota are up to 97 and some of the newest fatalities from the virus are being reported in central South Dakota…

Central South Dakota counties reporting Covid-19 related fatalities include Buffalo with three and Jackson and Lyman with one. State Epidemiologist Dr. Josh Clayton says of the 67 new cases, 10 are located in the middle of the state…

Two counties in central South Dakota have been upgraded on the Community Impact Map…

As for new numbers Thursday, two new cases in Hughes County bring the total to 60 with 23 active and 37 recovered. Three new Lyman County cases take the total there to 68 with 27 active and 40 recovered. Buffalo’s one new case makes 72 total cases with nine active and 60 recovered. Brule is at 26 with 11 active and 15 recovered. Mellette had five with two active and three recovered and Tripp is 17 with four active and 13 recovered.  A case in Ziebach County has been reassigned to Dewey County meaning Ziebach has one recovered case and Dewey has six cases with five active and one recovered.