Mass. DPH announces new COVID-19 deaths as daily number decreases to 132 Thursday


The death toll in Massachusetts from COVID-19 has increased to 4,552 people on Thursday after Mass. DPH reported 132 new deaths from the virus in the state. That number is down from the 208 new deaths announced on Wednesday.

Additionally, Mass. DPH announced that 1,696 new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Massachusetts, bringing the state’s number of positive cases to 73,721.

The state also reported that they have administered 11,993 tests for COVID-19 since their last update on Wednesday afternoon. That pushes the total number of tests performed in Massachusetts to 351,632.


Source: Boston 25 News