JACKSON, Miss. (WTVA) - The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) reported 1,612 new COVID-19 cases and 8 new deaths Thursday, Nov. 5.
New COVID-19 related deaths reported to MSDH as of 6 p.m. Wednesday. Eight deaths occurred between November 1 and November 4 in the counties below.
- Adams - 1
- Alcorn - 1
- Grenada - 1
- Hancock - 1
- Pearl River - 1
- Washington - 2
- Yalobusha - 1
As of Thursday, Nov. 5, there have been 123,887 total cases of the virus since mid-March, which is when the state reported its first case. There have been 3,405 total deaths.
The state health department estimates there have been 105,839 recoveries.