JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) – The number of presumed positive coronavirus cases in Mississippi is now at 71,755.
The Mississippi Department of Health confirmed 825 new cases and 37 new deaths Saturday.
So far, 2,080 people have died from COVID-19 in Mississippi.
The number of tests done in the state totals 527,203 as of August 12. This includes MSDH Public Health Laboratory tests and other providers.
An estimated 49,836 people have recovered from the virus.