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COVID-19 in Mississippi: 6,535 new cases reported Thurs.

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Published: Jul. 19, 2021 at 9:13 AM CDT|Updated: 8 hours ago
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JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - Mississippi State Department of Health reports 6,535 new cases and 32 deaths on Thursday.

The number of presumed positive coronavirus cases in Mississippi is now at 705,598 since March 2020.

So far, 10.806 people have died from COVID-19 in Mississippi.

Click here to see the latest hospitalization numbers in the state.

Vaccines are available to all Mississippians 5 and older.

Click here for county-by-county totals.

The newest MSDH report shows 1,479,146 people are fully vaccinated and 3,628,759 doses have been administered in total.

On March 19, 2020, 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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