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Mass. DPH virus update: No new deaths or cases in the Berkshires, as U.S. climbs toward 2M confirmed infected

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There were no new COVID-19 deaths or cases of the virus in the Berkshires, the state reported on Tuesday.

Massachusetts announced 55 new deaths, now totaling 7,408 statewide. 

The number of people killed by COVID-19 in Berkshire County remains at 41; to date, 575 have contracted the virus in the Berkshires, the same number as on Monday.

The state Department of Public Health reported that there were 263 new confirmed cases, for a statewide total of 103,889.

In the U.S., 110,925 Americans have been killed by COVID-19, and 1,956,421 have tested positive for the virus, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.



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