The Mississippi State Health Department on Wednesday reported 182 new cases of COVID-19 as identified through testing and eight new deaths.
The state’s total number of known COVID-19 cases now stands at 10,090 and the death toll is at 465.
The following Northeast Mississippi counties reported additional cases of COVID-19: Chickasaw, Clay, Itawamba, Lafayette, Marshall, Monroe, Oktibbeha, Pontotoc and Union.
A new COVID-19 death was reported from Oktibbeha County.
North Mississippi Health Services reports 10 hospitalized COVID-19 patients and 243 outpatients.
The State Health Department presumes that over 6,000 COVID-19 patients in the state have recovered, and will update this number weekly.
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