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Four new COVID-19 cases in Warren County; statewide cases now at 11,123, deaths at 510



COVID-19 Update

The Mississippi State Department of Health reports four new COVID-19 cases in Warren County Saturday, bringing the cumulative number of cases in the county to 133. The county’s death toll from the virus stands at four. Two residents of long-term care facilities are among the dead. The county has 33 cases in one long-term care facility under investigation.

Statewide, MSDH reports another big spike in new COVID-19 cases Saturday. The 322 new cases bring the total cumulative confirmed cases in Mississippi to 11,123.

MSDH also reports 17 additional Mississippians died of COVID-19. bringing the number of deaths in the state to 510.

Deaths were reported in the following counties Saturday:

County Deaths reported Saturday
Attala 2
Carroll 2
Chickasaw 1
Clarke 1
Copiah 1
Hinds 2
Holmes 1
Jones 1
Lincoln 1
Marshall 1
Neshoba 2
Pike 1
Prentiss 1

Deaths and new cases were reported as of 6 p.m. Friday, May 15. MSDH reports new statistics on the COVID-19 coronavirus each morning based on the previous day’s testing and death reports.

MSDH is also reporting the number of estimated COVID-19 cases presumed recovered in Mississippi. That number is 6,268 through May 3, the agency reported Monday, May 11. This figure will be updated weekly.

The Vicksburg Daily News will provide additional information from MSDH in this story as soon as possible.

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