JACKSON, Miss. (WTVA) - The state health department reported 251 new cases of the coronavirus and five new deaths Monday, June 1.
The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) updates its case totals each morning based on test results from the previous day.
New coronavirus-related deaths reported to MSDH as of 6 p.m. Sunday:
- Clarke - 1
- Hinds - 1
- Leflore - 1
- Oktibbeha - 2
As of Monday, June 1, MSDH estimates 11,203 people have recovered from the virus.
Since mid-March, when the state reported its first case of the virus, MSDH has reported 15,752 total cases and 739 total deaths.