BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 100 new confirmed COVID cases and three additional deaths in the state on Wednesday.
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 661,394. The total number of confirmed deaths is now 17,523.READ MORE: 'I Felt Numb': Mother Outraged Over Dracut High School Yearbook Message Of Support For Son's Accused Killer
There were 24,906 total new tests reported.READ MORE: 58 At Massachusetts Schools Test Positive For COVID-19 In Last Week
As of Wednesday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 0.69%.
There are 216 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness Wednesday. There are 76 patients currently in intensive care.MORE NEWS: Coronavirus In Massachusetts: Today's Developments
There are an estimated 5,431 active cases in Massachusetts.