JACKSON, Miss. (WTVA) - The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) reported 319 new COVID-19 cases and 10 new deaths Thursday, April 22.
New COVID-19 related deaths reported to MSDH as of 3 p.m. Wednesday. Five deaths occurred between April 19 and April 20 in the counties below:
- Desoto 2
- Harrison 1
- Hinds 1
- Simpson 1
As of Thursday, April 22, there have been 310,137 total cases of the virus since mid-March 2020, which is when the state reported its first case. There have been 7,173 total deaths.
The state health department estimates there have been 299,066 recoveries.