SC Reports Highest Coronavirus-Related Death Toll in Single Day

South Carolina saw a record number of coronavirus related deaths yesterday. The statewide totals have now come to 759 deaths with over 37,800 cases. The state is also now reporting a record number of hospitalizations. Of the almost 1,500 cases reported yesterday, Horry County contributed 288 of them. This is yet another record for the county as it’s the highest number of new cases reported within a 24 hour period. Two of the 24 newly confirmed deaths were from Horry County, as well.