BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 2,186 new confirmed COVID cases and 53 additional deaths in the state on Wednesday.
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 504,564 while the total number of deaths is 14,415.READ MORE: CDC Recommends Face Masks Indoors For Fully Vaccinated Americans Again In 'Substantial Or High' COVID Transmission Areas
There were 91,693 total new tests reported.I-Team's Call For Action Helps Disabled Woman Get Handicapped Parking Spot Back
As of Wednesday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 3.30%.
There are 1,635 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness Wednesday, which is a decrease of five since Tuesday. There are 335 patients currently in intensive care.MORE NEWS: Police Warn About 'Dent Repair Scam' After Men In Van Approach Woman At Burlington Mall
There are an estimated 64,431 active cases in Massachusetts.