By CBSBoston.com Staff

BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 457 new confirmed COVID cases and two additional deaths in the state on Wednesday.

Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 667,341. The total number of confirmed deaths is now 17,667.

READ MORE: Woman Killed In Shooting Near Roslindale Pharmacy

There were 36,110 total new tests reported.

READ MORE: Are Masks Back In Massachusetts? Officials Weigh A Mandate Following CDC Guidance

As of Wednesday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 1.30%.

There are 107 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness.

MORE NEWS: Car Crashes Into Richardson's Ice Cream Shop In Middleton

There are also 34 patients currently in intensive care.

CBSBoston.com Staff