BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 1,745 new confirmed COVID cases and 20 additional deaths in the state on Wednesday.
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 810,346. The total number of confirmed deaths is now 18,739.READ MORE: Boston Police Warn About Drinks Being Drugged At Bars
There were 90,440 total new tests reported.READ MORE: 9,909 At Massachusetts Schools Test Positive For COVID-19 In Last 2 Weeks
As of Wednesday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 2.15%.
There are 527 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness.MORE NEWS: AJ Quetta Returns To Bishop Feehan As Assistant Coach, 10 Months After Severe Injury
There are also 141 patients currently in intensive care.