BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 99 new confirmed COVID cases and three additional deaths in the state on Thursday.
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 664,406. The total number of confirmed deaths is now 17,646.READ MORE: 7-Month-Old With Rare Genetic Condition Sent Home From Hospital For The First Time Since Being Born
There were 31,600 total new tests reported.READ MORE: Market Basket Worker Hoping To Spread Kindness Helps Veteran Pay For Groceries
As of Thursday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 0.47%.
There are 89 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness Thursday.MORE NEWS: Keller @ Large: Some Republicans Ramp Up Appeals To Get Vaccinated, But Not So Much In Massachusetts
There are also 28 patients currently in intensive care.