BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 236 new confirmed COVID cases and four additional deaths in the state on Thursday.
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 665,532. The total number of confirmed deaths is now 17,652.READ MORE: CDC Expected To Recommend Face Masks For Fully Vaccinated Americans Again In Some Indoor Settings
There were 31,927 total new tests reported.READ MORE: Mass. Traffic Is Back To Pre-Pandemic Levels, But At Different Times And Routes
As of Thursday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 0.78%.
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There are also 36 patients currently in intensive care.