Mississippi reports second coronavirus death

Another person has died from the coronavirus in Mississippi.

Posted: Mar 25, 2020 9:51 AM
Updated: Mar 25, 2020 11:33 AM

JACKSON, Miss. (WTVA) - The state of Mississippi reported its second death from the coronavirus, the Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) confirmed Wednesday morning.

The victim, a 60-65-year-old man, was from Holmes County and had underlying health conditions. Holmes County is located just west of Kosciusko.

He died at a hospital. The MSDH did not specify which hospital.

The MSDH reported the state’s first death last week, a man from Hancock County.

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As of Wednesday morning, Mississippi reported 377 cases. 

Open this link to view the number of cases in Mississippi and Alabama.

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