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55 additional COVID-19 deaths reported in Massachusetts, 263 new cases

55 additional COVID-19 deaths reported in Massachusetts, 263 new cases

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55 additional COVID-19 deaths reported in Massachusetts, 263 new cases

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 55 new COVID-19-related deaths across the state Tuesday, bringing the state’s total to 7,408.State health officials also reported 263 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the total to 103,889. DPH began reporting both confirmed cases and probable cases of the virus this week. Of the 263 new cases reported Tuesday, 63 are probable. Meanwhile, 17 of the 55 of the newly reported deaths fell into the probable category. Click here to see a graphical look at COVID-19 data.LIST: Updated town-by-town breakdown released by state The DPH said the addition of probable cases and deaths is part of an effort to continue to offer transparent reporting during the COVID-19 pandemic.Also for the first time, state officials reported Wednesday that 78,108 of the 97,964 confirmed COVID-19 patients in Massachusetts have recovered, meaning they have been released from isolation as of June 3.PHNjcmlwdCBpZD0iaW5mb2dyYW1fMF85MTUyMTg3My03NmRhLTQ0ZmUtOTA0Ny1mMTllZWFlZGFjNmQiIHRpdGxlPSJDb3JvbmF2aXJ1cyBpbiBNYXNzYWNodXNldHRzIiBzcmM9Imh0dHBzOi8vZS5pbmZvZ3JhbS5jb20vanMvZGlzdC9lbWJlZC5qcz9yeXoiIHR5cGU9InRleHQvamF2YXNjcmlwdCI+PC9zY3JpcHQ+New data is published daily around 4 p.m.

BOSTON —

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 55 new COVID-19-related deaths across the state Tuesday, bringing the state’s total to 7,408.

State health officials also reported 263 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the total to 103,889.

DPH began reporting both confirmed cases and probable cases of the virus this week. Of the 263 new cases reported Tuesday, 63 are probable. Meanwhile, 17 of the 55 of the newly reported deaths fell into the probable category.

  • Click here to see a graphical look at COVID-19 data.
  • LIST: Updated town-by-town breakdown released by state
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The DPH said the addition of probable cases and deaths is part of an effort to continue to offer transparent reporting during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Also for the first time, state officials reported Wednesday that 78,108 of the 97,964 confirmed COVID-19 patients in Massachusetts have recovered, meaning they have been released from isolation as of June 3.

New data is published daily around 4 p.m.

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