Health officials confirm 6 COVID-19 cases in Mississippi

Health officials confirm 6 COVID-19 cases in Mississippi
(Source: KLTV)

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - The Mississippi State Department of Health is providing an update on the number of COVID-19 cases in the state.

The number of presumed positive coronavirus cases in Mississippi is now six as of Friday afternoon.

So far, 90 patients have been tested and six positive cases have been identified by MSDH.

The latest cases are an adult female over 65 in Forrest County. She is currently hospitalized.

An adult male is in isolation at his home in Forrest County.

An adult female is also self-isolated in Leflure County.

Two other cases are being investigated.

Three cases are in Forrest County.

This story will be updated.

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