BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 5,074 new confirmed COVID cases and 75 more deaths in the state on Friday.
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 438,371 while the total number of deaths is 13,231.READ MORE: Father Pulls Kids To Safety After Truck Sideswipes School Bus In Groveland
There were 100,968 total new tests reported.READ MORE: Police Seek Driver In Worcester Hit-And-Run That Injured 11-Year-Old Boy
As of Friday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 6.45%.
There are 2,201 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness Friday, which is a decrease of 25 since Thursday. There are 451 patients currently in intensive care.MORE NEWS: US Advisers Endorse Pfizer COVID Shot For Kids 12 And Up
There are an estimated 93,597 active cases in Massachusetts.