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COVID-19 in Mississippi: 118 new cases reported Wed.

Published: Mar. 18, 2021 at 8:52 AM CDT|Updated: 8 hours ago
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JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - The Mississippi State Department of Health reported 118 new cases and no new deaths Wednesday.

The number of presumed positive coronavirus cases in Mississippi is now at 320,292 as of Jun 22.

So far, 7,390 people have died from COVID-19 in Mississippi.

The number of tests administered in the state totals 2,840,941 as of June 13. This includes MSDH Public Health Laboratory tests and other providers.

An estimated 310,189 people have recovered from the virus.

Click here for county-by-county totals.

The newest MSDH report shows 936,989 people are fully vaccinated and 1,946,303 doses have been administered in total.

On March 19, the first in-state death from the virus was reported of a man from Hancock County.

Mississippi Department of Health has a hotline open 7 days a week from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. for any coronavirus-related questions: 877-978-6453.

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