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MSDH vaccination sites closed Tuesday

Mississippi State Department of Health coronavirus vaccination sites will remain closed Tuesday,, due to anticipated dangerous travel conditions.

“If we have to cancel your vaccination appointment because of weather, you will still be vaccinated,” an MSDH statement read. “We will automatically reschedule your vaccination for the same time on a different day and send you notification about the change by phone, text or e-mail.”

As of Sunday at 3 p.m., 544 new COVID-19 cases and two deaths were reported to MSDH. The state has had 287,980 cases and 6,464 deaths to date; 113 active outbreaks in long-term care facilities were also reported.