Massachusetts coronavirus update: Governor Baker tours UMass Lowell Fabric Discovery Center

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LOWELL, Mass. (WWLP) – Governor Charlie Baker provided an update on the state’s response to the COVID-19 outbreak Thursday.

Governor Baker and Lt. Governor Karyn Polito joined UMass Lowell Chancellor Jacquie Moloney to tour UMass Lowell’s Fabric Discovery Center where they are conducting high volume screening of locally produced personal protective equipment for FDA approval.

An update on the coronavirus pandemic was provided live around 3:45 p.m.

The Department of Public Health reported that there are now 94,220 confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in Massachusetts, including 6,547 deaths as of Wednesday.

MAP: UMass Lowell Fabric Discovery Center

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