BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 1,857 new confirmed COVID cases and 27 additional deaths in the state on Thursday.
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 574,135 while the total number of deaths is 16,426.READ MORE: Search For Missing 5-Year-Old Boy Elijah Lewis Continues In New Hampshire
There were 106,850 total new tests reported.READ MORE: Boston Police Cruiser, Sedan Collide In Early Morning Crash In Roxbury
As of Thursday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 1.93%.
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There are an estimated 25,630 active cases in Massachusetts.