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3,750 new COVID-19 cases, 67 additional deaths reported in Massachusetts – WCVB Boston


3,750 new COVID-19 cases, 67 additional deaths reported in Massachusetts

DPH says hospitalizations have dropped below 2,000

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported an additional 3,750 confirmed COVID-19 cases Sunday, bringing the statewide total to 475,925 since the start of the pandemic. State health officials also added 67 confirmed COVID-19-related deaths to the state’s total, which is now 13,844. An estimated 91,507 cases are active across Massachusetts, according to the report.Click here to see a graphical look at COVID-19 dataLatest town-by-town breakdown released by state The report said 1,946 patients with confirmed coronavirus cases were hospitalized in Massachusetts, of which 409 were reported to be in an intensive care unit.Sunday marked the first time the DPH’s reported number of COVID-19 hospitalizations was below 2,000 since Dec. 20, 2020.In the state’s weekly report released on Thursday, 222 communities were in the “Red,” or at high risk of COVID-19, down from 229 communities last week.PHNjcmlwdCBpZD0iaW5mb2dyYW1fMF85MTUyMTg3My03NmRhLTQ0ZmUtOTA0Ny1mMTllZWFlZGFjNmQiIHRpdGxlPSJDb3JvbmF2aXJ1cyBpbiBNYXNzYWNodXNldHRzIiBzcmM9Imh0dHBzOi8vZS5pbmZvZ3JhbS5jb20vanMvZGlzdC9lbWJlZC5qcz9yeXoiIHR5cGU9InRleHQvamF2YXNjcmlwdCI+PC9zY3JpcHQ+New data is typically published daily around 5 p.m. and weekly reports are typically released on Thursdays, also around 5 p.m.

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported an additional 3,750 confirmed COVID-19 cases Sunday, bringing the statewide total to 475,925 since the start of the pandemic.

State health officials also added 67 confirmed COVID-19-related deaths to the state’s total, which is now 13,844.

An estimated 91,507 cases are active across Massachusetts, according to the report.

The report said 1,946 patients with confirmed coronavirus cases were hospitalized in Massachusetts, of which 409 were reported to be in an intensive care unit.

Sunday marked the first time the DPH’s reported number of COVID-19 hospitalizations was below 2,000 since Dec. 20, 2020.

In the state’s weekly report released on Thursday, 222 communities were in the “Red,” or at high risk of COVID-19, down from 229 communities last week.

New data is typically published daily around 5 p.m. and weekly reports are typically released on Thursdays, also around 5 p.m.

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