Massachusetts health officials reported 91 new coronavirus cases and another six deaths on Saturday as the number of active cases dropped below 2,000.
The new numbers pushed the state's confirmed COVID-19 death toll to 17,602 since the start of the pandemic, while its confirmed caseload rose to 663,210.
Once above 30%, Massachusetts' seven-day average of positive tests ticked down again to 0.35%.
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The number of patients in Massachusetts hospitals with confirmed COVID-19 cases fell to 107. Of those currently hospitalized, 32 are listed as being in intensive care units and 19 are intubated.
Health officials' projection of active COVID-19 cases dropped below 2,000 to 1,940 on Saturday.
More than 8.4 million vaccine doses have been administered in Massachusetts as of Saturday. That includes more than 4.3 million first shots and more than 3.8 million second shots of the Moderna and Pfizer vaccines. There have been more than 268,000 doses of the one-shot Johnson & Johnson vaccine administered.
Health officials reported that 4,072,128 Bay State residents have been fully vaccinated as of Saturday.
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