PIERRE, S.D. —Two more COVID-19 related deaths were reported in South Dakota on Wednesday, July 1, according to state health officials.

The death toll from the novel coronavirus is now at 93, according to the South Dakota Department of Health.

One man and one woman died.

One of the deaths was in the 40 to 49 year old age range, the other in the 70 to 79 year old age range.

One death was reported in Minnehaha County, the other in Buffalo County.

There are 62 new positive cases as of Wednesday, increasing the state’s total number of positive cases to 6,826.

Total recoveries increased by 61 to 5,933.

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