JACKSON, Miss. (WTVA) - The state health department reported 238 new cases of the coronavirus and 12 new deaths Thursday, June 4.
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. Wednesday:
- Desoto - 2
- Jones - 1
- Lee - 1
- Lincoln - 2
- Madison - 1
- Rankin - 1
- Webster - 1
Three confirmed coronavirus-related deaths between April 26 and May 26 were identified through death certificate reports. The additional deaths are reported in the following counties:
- George - 1
- Grenada - 1
- Jackson - 1
As of Thursday, June 4, 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 16,560 total cases and 794 total deaths.