BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 2,004 new confirmed COVID cases and 14 additional deaths in the state on Wednesday.
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state has is now 624,666. The total number of confirmed deaths is now 17,082.READ MORE: As Pediatricians Prepare To Give COVID Vaccine To Kids 5-To-11, Some Doctors Say Review The Data First
There were 114,256 total new tests reported.READ MORE: Coronavirus In Massachusetts: Today's Developments
As of Wednesday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 2.39%.
There are 711 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness Wednesday. There are 159 patients currently in intensive care.MORE NEWS: It Happens Here: Man Uses Jamaican Roots, Dorchester Kitchen To Create Official Hot Sauce Of Boston Red Sox
There are an estimated 35,786 active cases in Massachusetts.