The DPH has also reported 8,438 probable cases in the Commonwealth reported so far.
With an additional 18 deaths reported among confirmed cases on Friday, the confirmed and probable COVID-19 death toll in Massachusetts has now surpassed 8,700.
More than two-thirds of those deaths were reported at long-term care facilities.
According to the Johns Hopkins University, there have been more than 4.9 million COVID-19 cases confirmed in the nation, and more than 160,000 Americans have died from coronavirus since March.
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