MSDH: Dozen more patients die of COVID-19 complications
The Mississippi State Department of Health reports 284 new cases of COVID-19 in the state and 12 new deaths. Forty-seven of these new cases were among residents in long-term care facilities.
The number of patients hospitalized with confirmed COVID-19 infection rose by four to 405. Mississippi's total COVID-19 cases since March 11 now stands at 5,718, with 221 deaths.
The Mississippi Coronavirus Hotline continues to take your questions at 1-877-978-6453.