DPH Reports 33 New COVID-19 Deaths in MA

by | Mar 31, 2020 | Headlines, COVID-19, News

In a press conference in Worcester Tuesday evening, City Manager Ed Augustus reported a 14 new positive cases in Worcester. There are now 115 Worcester residents positive for COVID-19.

In surrounding towns, Shrewsbury now reports 21 positive cases while Grafton has 16, Holden has 7 and Leicester has 2.

Statewide  Deaths Today 330% Higher than Any Other Single Day

The Department of Public Health [DPH] reported in its daily COVID-19 report on Tuesday that 33 Massachusetts residents have died from COVID-19 related illnesses, bringing the total to 89.

The most deaths previously reported in  single day was 10, which was reported on both March 26 and 27.

One of those reported to have died was from Worcester County, a male in his 70s with preexisting conditions and who had been hospitalized.

A total of 89 individuals have now died in Massachusetts from COVID-19 related illness, according to the DPH.

GenderAgeCountyPreexisting ConditionsHospitalized
Female50sEssexYesUnknown
Male60sMiddlesexYesYes
Male60sMiddlesexUnknownYes
Female60sMiddlesexYesYes
Male70sHampdenYesNo
Male70sFranklinUnknownYes
Male70sWorcesterYesYes
Male70sHampshireUnknownYes
Male70sHampdenYesYes
Male70sNorfolkUnknownYes
Female80sBerkshireUnknownYes
Male80sEssexYesYes
Female80sMiddlesexYesYes
Female80sHampdenUnknownYes
Male80sEssexUnknownYes
Male80sWorcesterUnknownYes
Female80sHampdenYesUnknown
Male80sMiddlesexUnknownYes
Male80sMiddlesexYesYes
Male80sEssexYesUnknown
Male80sHampdenUnknownUnknown
Male80sHampdenYesNo
Female90sMiddlesexNoNo
Male90sEssexYesYes
Female90sSuffolkYesNo
Male90sHampdenYesYes
Male90sNorfolkYesYes
Female90sPlymouthUnknownUnknown
Female90sMiddlesexYesYes
Female90sEssexYesYes
Male90sMiddlesexUnknownYes
Male90sPlymouthYesUnknown
Female100sFranklinUnknownUnknown

Also reported were the results for 4,142 tests. A total of 868 new individuals in Massachusetts have tested positive.

There are now 6,620 individuals in Massachusetts who have tested positive for COVID 19. The state has conducted 46,935 tests.

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