NATICK –The Town of Natick is reporting 11 new positive COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours.
As of April 29, the Town of Natick was reporting 272 coronavirus cases since March 1.
That is a 4% increase in cases in the last 24 hours.
It is unknown how many individuals in Natick have been tested.
There are currently 162 active COVID-19 cases.
One of the biggest outbreaks for Natick cases has been the Mary Ann Morse facility, where 20 residents have died, and 75 residents have tested positive.
The number of COVID-19 cases in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts surpassed 60,000 today, April 29.
And today’s announcement of 250 deaths is the highest since the pandemic began.
Today, the Massachusetts Department of Public Health is reporting a total of 60,265 positive cases since the pandemic began.
The Commonwealth of Massachusetts is reporting 1,963 new COVD-19 cases as of Wednesday, April 29.
Since the pandemic began, the Commonwealth is now reporting 3,405 deaths.
The Commonwealth reported 252 new deaths in the last 24 hours.
(Editor’s Note: The state report does say the deaths it reports every 24 hours may not have happened in the last 24 hours.)
There is no cure and no vaccine.
As of today at 4 p.m., the state has tested 265,618 individuals.
The state tested more than 11,000 individuals in the last 24 hours.
It is unknown how many people in Framingham have been tested.
Last week, the number of COVID-19 cases hospitalized was at 9%. A good sign it has been at 7% all week, and today dropped to 6%.
Middlesex County has the most positive cases at 13,799.
The Centers for Disease Control is reporting 57,505 deaths as of noon on April 29.
The U.S. is leading the world in COVID-19 deaths.
The United States now has the post confirmed cases worldwide 1.03 million cases as of 3 p.m. April 29.
Worldwide, there are more than 3.73 million confirmed cases.
It is important for residents to continue to practice social distancing.