JACKSON, Miss. (WTVA) - The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) reported 572 new COVID-19 cases and eight new deaths Monday, Aug. 3.
MSDH updates its case totals each morning based on test results from the previous day.
New COVID-19-related deaths reported to MSDH as of 6 p.m. Sunday:
- Lafayette - 1
- Lincoln - 1
- Madison - 2
- Neshoba - 1
- Simpson - 1
- Tishomingo - 1
- Warren - 1
As of Monday, Aug. 3, there have been 61,125 total cases of the virus since mid-March, which is when the state reported its first case. There have been 1,711 total deaths.
The state health department estimates there have been 42,391 recoveries.