MSDH is reporting 348 new COVID-19 cases and 24 deaths


JACKSON, Miss. (WCBI) – The number of new COVID-19 deaths takes a sharp increase over Monday’s numbers.

The state department of health is reporting 348 new cases and 24 fatalities. There were zero yesterday.

- Advertisement -

Based on population, Webster county is in the state’s top ten category of most new cases.

Mississippi’s hospitalization rate for COVID-19 cases is eight point two percent.

Lowndes County has the most new cases today, in the viewing area, with 19.

Lamar County, Alabama has 10.