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: Water Conservation Urged In Massachusetts Amid Dry Spell
There were 106,850 total new tests reported.READ MORE: Massachusetts Reports 1,831 New COVID Cases, 8 Additional Deaths
As of Thursday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 1.93%.
There are 592 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness Thursday.MORE NEWS: Dorchester Grandmother Killed By Stray Bullet While Sitting On Porch Identified As Delois Brown
There are an estimated 25,630 active cases in Massachusetts.