MSDH reports 1,892 cases of COVID-19 and 35 deaths

Today MSDH is reporting an additional 1,892 cases of COVID-19 in Mississippi and 35 deaths.

Twenty-nine of these deaths occurred between September 2nd and September 9th. An additional six deaths occurred between August 16th and September 4th, identified from death certificate reports.

Mississippi’s total of COVID-19 cases is now 460,312 with 8,905 deaths.

MSDH warns deaths of pregnant women from COVID-19 have taken a tragic jump in the last few weeks. The rate of fetal deaths as a result of COVID-19 has also risen. Vaccination in pregnant women is highly recommended by national OBGYNs.

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