FRAMINGHAM – The City of Framingham announced 6 new cases of COVID-19 in the last 24 hours.
Since the coronavirus pandemic began, the City of Framingham has had 348 positive cases.
Framingham has a population of about 70,000, so the 354 cases represent about half a percent of the City’s population.
It is unknown how many Framingham residents have been tested.
The City has reported nine fatalities since the coronavirus pandemic began.
The City of Framingham is reporting today, April 20, 101 residents have recovered.
For the first time, the City of Framingham released age data for the positive cases this past weekend.
The Governor has said that surge of cases would be between April 10 and today, April 20.
he Massachusetts Department of Public Health is reporting a total of 38,077 positive cases since the pandemic began, as of April 19.
As of Sunday at 4 p.m., the state has tested 162,241, including 5,435 individuals in the last 24 hours
The Commonwealth announced 146 new deaths from COVID-19 yesterday. That brings the total since the pandemic began to 1,706 deaths. The 146 deaths is the largest number of deaths in a 24-hour period since the pandemic began in the Commonwealth. (Editor’s Note: The state report does say the deaths it reports every 24 hours may not have happened in the last 24 hours.)
The State has reported more than 300 deaths in the last 48 hours.
Of the 1,706 deaths, 884 have been from long-term care or senior facilities, according to the state.
The United States now has the post confirmed cases worldwide at 746,379, as Sunday, April 19 at 3:30 p.m.
Worldwide, there are more than 2.38 million confirmed cases.
This ranks the United States with the #1 country with deaths ahead of Italy.
The CDC is reporting 35,443 deaths as of this weekend.
There is no tested vaccine for COVID-19 in the United States.