BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 61 new confirmed COVID cases and 3 additional deaths in the state on Wednesday.
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 664,307. The total number of confirmed deaths is now 17,643.READ MORE: Attleboro Animal Shelter Says Driver Deliberately Ran Over 5 Geese On Route 123
There were 21,574 total new tests reported.READ MORE: Large Search Underway Near Newburyport Boat Club For Missing Man Kevin Mahoney
As of Wednesday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 0.46%.
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There are also 25 patients currently in intensive care.