BOSTON (WGGB/WSHM) -- State officials have released new information in regards to coronavirus cases in the Bay State.
The Mass. Department of Public Health said that as of Thursday December 2, there were 865,450 confirmed cases in the Bay State. That marks an increase of 5,170 new cases since Wednesday.
There are 989 patients currently hospitalized with COVID-19.
Of those total cases, 19,047 deaths are now being attributed to COVID-19. That's an increase of 31 newly reported confirmed deaths since Wednesday.
For a further breakdown of the figures, CLICK HERE.
Western Mass News will continue to follow this story and will have more information as it becomes available.