1,316 new COVID-19 cases, 46 additional deaths reported in Mass. – WCVB Boston

1,316 brand-new COVID-19 cases, 46 additional deaths reported in Massachusetts

Upgraded: 5:02 PM EST Feb 21, 2021

BOSTON– The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported an additional 1,316 confirmed COVID-19 cases Sunday, bringing the statewide total to 539,644 considering that the start of the pandemic.State health authorities also added 46 validated COVID-19-related deaths to the states overall, which is now 15,508.
An approximated 35,874 cases are active across Massachusetts, according to the report. The report said 927 clients with verified coronavirus cases were hospitalized in Massachusetts, of which 234 reported to be in an extensive care system. In the DPHs weekly report launched on Thursday, 66 communities were in the “Red,” or at high danger of COVID-19, down from 110 neighborhoods the week previously.

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported an additional 1,316 verified COVID-19 cases Sunday, bringing the statewide total to 539,644 since the start of the pandemic.State health officials likewise included 46 verified COVID-19-related deaths to the states overall, which is now 15,508. Since Sunday, an overall of 1,686,160 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have actually been delivered to the state, of which 1,413,889– or 83.9%– have actually been administered. Up until now, 389,087 individuals have actually received both doses in Massachusetts. An approximated 35,874 cases are active throughout 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 stated 927 clients with verified coronavirus cases were hospitalized in Massachusetts, of which 234 reported to be in an extensive care unit. In the DPHs weekly report launched on Thursday, 66 neighborhoods were in the “Red,” or at high danger of COVID-19, below 110 neighborhoods the week in the past. The state says there have been 477,796 recoveries, according to the current weekly report.New data is usually released daily around 5 p.m. and weekly reports are normally launched on Thursdays, also around 5 p.m.