JACKSON, Miss. (WTVA) - The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) reported 1,251 new COVID-19 cases and 3 new deaths Monday, July 20.
Monday's report also includes 909 hospitalizations.
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:
- Jackson - 1
- Madison - 1
- Monroe - 1
As of Monday, July 20, there have been 43,889 total cases of the virus since mid-March, which is when the state reported its first case. There have been 1,358 total deaths.
The state health department estimates there have been 30,315 recoveries.