JACKSON, Miss. (WTVA) - The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) reported 322 new COVID-19 cases and 2 new deaths Thursday, March 18.
New COVID-19 related deaths reported to MSDH as of 3 p.m. Wednesday. Two deaths occurred between March 13 and March 16 in the counties below:
- Lee 1
- Panola 1
As of Thursday, March 18, 2021, there have been 301,924 total cases of the virus since mid-March 2020, which is when the state reported its first case. There have been 6,938 total deaths.
The state health department estimates there have been 287,341 recoveries.