502 cases, 8 deaths reported in Mo. on Thursday

502 cases, 8 deaths reported in Mo. on Thursday
Governor Mike Parson addressed Missourians at 3 p.m. on Thursday, March 26. (Source: Gray News)

MISSOURI (KFVS) - Governor Mike Parson addressed Missourians at 3 p.m. on Thursday, March 26.

According to the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, as of Thursday, there were 502 positive cases and eight deaths in the state.

As of noon on Thursday, March 26, there were 15 counties in the Heartland reporting positive cases of COVID-19. (Source: KFVS)
As of noon on Thursday, March 26, there were 15 counties in the Heartland reporting positive cases of COVID-19. (Source: KFVS) (Source: KFVS)

On Wednesday, the governor asked President Donald Trump to approve a major disaster declaration for the state.

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