BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 4,935 new confirmed COVID cases and 80 additional deaths in the state on Friday.
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 467,845 while the total number of deaths is 13,702.READ MORE: Tree Falls On House In Hyde Park During Strong Storm
There were 105,768 total new tests reported.7-Month-Old With Rare Genetic Condition Sent Home From Hospital For The First Time Since Being Born
As of Friday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 5.51%.
There are 2,098 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness Friday, which is a decrease of 54 since Thursday (2,152). There are 426 patients currently in intensive care.MORE NEWS: Market Basket Worker Hoping To Spread Kindness Helps Veteran Pay For Groceries
There are an estimated 89,433 active cases in Massachusetts.