BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 1,865 new confirmed COVID cases and 54 additional deaths in the state on Wednesday.
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 584,024 while the total number of deaths is 16,632.READ MORE: Water Conservation Urged In Massachusetts Amid Dry Spell
There were 106,349 total new tests reported.READ MORE: Massachusetts Reports 1,831 New COVID Cases, 8 Additional Deaths
As of Wednesday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 2.23%.
There are 628 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness Tuesday, an increase of 20 since Tuesday.MORE NEWS: Dorchester Grandmother Killed By Stray Bullet While Sitting On Porch Identified As Delois Brown
There are an estimated 27,374 active cases in Massachusetts.