BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 4,985 new confirmed coronavirus cases and 44 more deaths in Massachusetts on Thursday.

As of Thursday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 6.02%.

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Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 297,301 while the total number of deaths is 11,305.

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There were 92,627 total new tests reported.

There are 1,871 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness Thursday, an increase of 20 since Wednesday. There are 383 patients currently in intensive care.

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There are an estimated 76,215 active cases in Massachusetts.