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COVID-19 in Mississippi: 390 new cases reported Sun.

The number of coronavirus cases in Mississippi continues to rise.
The number of coronavirus cases in Mississippi continues to rise.(WTOK)
Published: Feb. 21, 2021 at 12:13 PM CST
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JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - The Mississippi State Department of Health reported 390 new cases and 0 new deaths Saturday.

The number of presumed positive coronavirus cases in Mississippi is now at 290,632 as of February 20.

So far, 6,553 people have died from COVID-19 in Mississippi.

The number of tests administered in the state totals 2,365,065 as of February 14. This includes MSDH Public Health Laboratory tests and other providers.

An estimated 264,456 people have recovered from the virus.

Click here for county-by-county totals.

On March 19, the first in-state death from the virus was reported of a man from Hancock County.

Mississippi Department of Health has a hotline open 7 days a week from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. for any coronavirus-related questions: 877-978-6453.

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