JACKSON, Miss. (WTVA) - The state health department reported 611 new cases of the coronavirus and 11 new deaths Tuesday, June 23.
The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) updates its case totals each morning based on test results from the previous day.
New coronavirus-related deaths reported to MSDH as of 6 p.m. Monday:
- Covington - 2
- Desoto - 1
- George - 1
- Leflore - 1
- Monroe - 1
- Oktibbeha - 1
- Rankin - 1
- Sunflower - 1
- Tate - 1
- Winston - 1
As of Tuesday, June 23, MSDH estimates 17,242 people have recovered from the virus.
Since mid-March, when the state reported its first case of the virus, MSDH has reported 22,898 total cases and 989 total deaths.