BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 1,431 new confirmed COVID cases and 17 additional deaths in the state on Thursday.
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 636,476. The total number of confirmed deaths is now 17,168.READ MORE: Warnings Issued For 2 Rhode Island Ponds With High Bacteria
There were 102,071 total new tests reported.READ MORE: Hingham Teen Finishes His Last Cancer Treatment, Sets Up Lemonade Stand For The Jimmy Fund
As of Thursday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 2.00%.
There are 645 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness Thursday. There are 158 patients currently in intensive care.MORE NEWS: Falling Debris On Mass. Pike Closes Lanes, Causes Heavy Delays In Charlton
There are an estimated 31,215 active cases in Massachusetts.