JACKSON, Miss. (WTVA) - The state health department reported 209 new cases of the coronavirus and 9 new deaths Friday, June 5.
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. Thursday:
- Holmes - 1
- Lauderdale - 1
- Leflore - 2
- Madison - 1
- Neshoba - 1
- Washington - 1
- Webster - 1
- Yazoo - 1
As of Friday, June 5, 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 16,769 total cases and 803 total deaths.