BOSTON (CBS) — Health officials reported 702 new confirmed coronavirus cases and 30 additional deaths in Massachusetts on Friday. The seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 1.4%.
The total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 139,353 while the total number of deaths is 9,482: The Massachusetts Department of Public Health said that as of Friday, there are 513 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness, an increase of 10 from Thursday. There are 77 patients currently in intensive care.
Published: Oct.16: 2020: Massachusetts Reports 702 New Coronavirus Cases, 30 Additional Deaths