Smith County resident dies from COVID-19 at SCRMC

Smith County resident dies from COVID-19 at SCRMC
SCRMC confirmed the death Thursday evening. (Source: GrayDC)

LAUREL, Miss. (WDAM) - A patient at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel died Wednesday due to COVID-19.

SCRMC confirmed the death Thursday evening.

It is the first COVID-19 death the reported by the hospital.

According to the hospital, the patient was an 82-year-old Smith County resident.

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