Published on April 20th, 2020 | by TLV News1
Mississippi COVID-19 Cases Rise to 4,512 and 169 Deaths
This morning Mississippi State Department of Health is reporting 238 new cases of COVID-19 in Mississippi and 10 new deaths.
The total of Mississippi’s cases since March 11 now stands at 4,512, with 169 deaths. Eight new outbreaks have been identified in long-term care facilities.
Currently, there are 359 patients in hospital care for COVID-19, with 189 of these in intensive care.
More details of COVID-19 in the state, along with preventive steps to take against coronavirus, are online at http://HealthyMS.com/covid-19
The Mississippi Coronavirus Hotline is the best way to get your questions about COVID-19 answered. Call any time: 877-978-6453.
The latest state map shows Mississippi’s case total as reported at 6 pm last night.