BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 5,403 new confirmed COVID cases and 12 additional deaths in the state on Wednesday.
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 890,951. The total number of confirmed deaths is now 19,163.READ MORE: 'It's Been A Big Relief': National Guard Deploys At Brockton Hospital
There were 120,207 total new tests reported.READ MORE: Tewksbury Police Looking For Best Backyard Ice Rink For Pick-Up Hockey Game
As of Wednesday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is up slightly to 4.99%.
There are 1,204 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness.MORE NEWS: AG Maura Healey To Announce Run For Massachusetts Governor, Sources Tell WBZ-TV
There are also 252 patients currently in intensive care.