Published on August 31st, 2020 | by TLV News


Mississippi COVID-19 Cases Rise to 82,950 and 2,473 Deaths

Today the Mississippi Department of Health (MSDH) is reporting just 274 new cases of COVID-19 in Mississippi and 32 deaths. Nineteen of these deaths occurred between July 8 and August 24, and were identified through death certificates. Mississippi’s total of COVID-19 cases since March 11 now stands at 82,950, with 2,473 deaths. 

Currently there are 662 Mississippians hospitalized with confirmed COVID-19 infection. There are currently 201 people hospitalized in intensive care for confirmed COVID-19.

There are now 158 active outbreaks of COVID-19 in long-term care facilities (where an outbreak is one or more cases among residents or staff).

More details of COVID-19 in the state, along with preventive steps to take against coronavirus and statewide testing locations, are online at

The Mississippi Coronavirus Hotline is the best way to get your questions about COVID-19 answered. Call 877-978-6453 from 7 am to 11 pm seven days a week.

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