MSDH confirms largest one-day rise in COVID-19-related deaths

The Mississippi State Department of Health has confirmed the largest one-day rise in the state’s number of COVID-19-related deaths with 32.

With today’s report, a total of 342 Mississippians have now tragically died from COVID-19. The confirmation of 330 new cases – the 2nd largest one-day rise – brings the state’s total number of cases up to 8,207.

According to the MSDH, 4,421 people in Mississippi have recovered from COVID-19 as of May 3rd. 

For additional data from the MSDH, click here.