182 new COVID-19 cases confirmed with 8 additional deaths

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Less than 200 new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed by the Mississippi State Department of Health this morning.

With 182 new cases, the states total number of COVID-19 cases now rests at 10,090. 8 additional deaths were reported this morning, meaning that 465 Mississippians have passed away due to the virus.

Tuesday, Governor Tate Reeves announced additional social distancing guidelines for 7 counties that have been identified as hotspots.

Attala, Leake, Scott, Jasper, Neshoba, Newton, and Lauderdale Counties.

As of Monday, 6,268 Mississippians had recovered from COVID-19.

For additional data from the MSDH, click here.

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