JACKSON, Miss. (WTVA) - The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) reported 57 new COVID-19 cases and 10 new deaths Tuesday, June 8.
New COVID-19 related deaths reported to MSDH as of 3 p.m. Monday. Two deaths occurred between Feb. 17 and June 5 in the counties below:
- Pike 1
- Walthall 1
Eight deaths occurred between Jan. 17 and June 2, identified from death certificate reports.
- Adams 1
- Coahoma 1
- Covington 1
- George 2
- Harrison 1
- Jones 1
- Washington 1
As of Tuesday, June 8, there have been 318,578 total cases of the virus since mid-March 2020, which is when the state reported its first case. There have been 7,343 total deaths.
The state health department estimates there have been 309,178 recoveries.