BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 71 new confirmed COVID cases and three additional deaths in the state on Friday.
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 663,119. The total number of confirmed deaths is now 17,596.READ MORE: 'Kyle From Waltham': City Recognizes Red Sox Slugger Kyle Schwarber As Honorary Citizen
There were 39,962 total new tests reported.READ MORE: Keller @ Large: Senator Ted Cruz's Latest Bill Would Make Massachusetts A Port For Migrants - And Target Of Political Scorn
As of Friday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 0.37%.
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There are an estimated 2,000 active cases in Massachusetts.