BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 6,135 new confirmed coronavirus cases and 118 more deaths in Massachusetts on Wednesday. There were 86,050 total new tests reported.
As of Wednesday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 8.44%.READ MORE: Breaking And Entering Suspect Caught On Camera In Brookline
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 352,558 while the total number of deaths is 12,076.READ MORE: Hopkinton High School First In State To Drop Mask Mandate
There are 2,257 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness, a decrease of two since Tuesday. There are 433 patients currently in intensive care.MORE NEWS: 'Our Kids Deserve Better': Photos Show Spoiled Meals Served To Lynn Elementary Students
There are an estimated 78,810 active cases in Massachusetts.