BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 169 new confirmed COVID cases and zero additional deaths in the state on Friday.
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 664,575. The total number of confirmed deaths remains 17,646.READ MORE: 'Don't Give Up On Addicts': Signs Of Hope In Midst Of Misery At Mass & Cass
There were 33,087 total new tests reported.READ MORE: 'Kyle From Waltham': City Recognizes Red Sox Slugger Kyle Schwarber As Honorary Citizen
As of Friday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 0.50%.
There are 87 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness Friday.MORE NEWS: Keller @ Large: Senator Ted Cruz's Latest Bill Would Make Massachusetts A Port For Migrants - And Target Of Political Scorn
There are also 25 patients currently in intensive care.