MARLBOROUGH – The City of Marlborough reported 18 new coronavirus cases due to COVID-19 on Mother’s Day, May 10.
That is a 2.8% increase in COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours.
Marlborough now has a total of 660 positive cases since the pandemic began.
The City is reporting its 21st death today, due to the virus or complications from the virus in Marlborough.
The good news is that 354 individuals have recovered from the virus, which represents more than 50% of all the positive cases.
It is unknown how many individuals have been tested in the city of almost 40,000 people.
On Mother’s Day, the world surpassed 4 million coronavirus cases today, May 10.
The Commonwealth of Massachusetts reported 1,050 new cases in the last 24 hours. That brings the total number of positive cases in Massachusetts to 77,793.
Massachusetts ranks third in the United States behind New York, and New Jersey for the most positive cases.
The state tested 11,852 individuals in the last 24 hours
As of May 9 at 4 p.m., the state has tested 388,389 individuals.
The Commonwealth of Massachusetts reported 139 deaths COVID-19 today, May 10. That brings the total number of fatalities due to the coronavirus since the pandemic in Massachusetts to 4,979
There is no cure and no vaccine for COVID-19, at this time.
Governor Charlie Baker issued an order to require a face covering starting May 6. Click here to read the order.
The number of COVID-19 cases hospitalized was at 9% to start May. A good sign is the number has 4% for the last three days.
Another good sign, the number of individuals in ICUs in the state is under 850 for the first time this weekend.