COVID-19 is continuing to surge throughout Mississippi.
On Thursday, the Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) confirmed 1,592 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the state’s total number of cases up to 873,857. With one additional death, 12,630 Mississippians have now passed away due to the virus. In addition, there are currently 222 ongoing outbreaks in long-term care facilities.
Mississippi is averaging 1,391 daily cases over the last week. As of Monday, 1,555,540 Mississippi residents were fully vaccinated.
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