BOSTON (CBS) — Health officials reported 2,225 new confirmed COVID cases and 20 additional deaths in Massachusetts on Tuesday. There were 80,819 total new tests.
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 204,060 while the total number of deaths is 10,319.READ MORE: Mask Mandate In Massachusetts Schools Extended Into Jan. 2022
There are an estimated 40,449 active cases in Massachusetts.READ MORE: Patrick Chung, Former Patriots Safety, Charged With Assaulting Woman
As of Tuesday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 3.02%.MORE NEWS: Woman Hit, Killed By School Bus In Mattapan
There are 954 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness Tuesday, an increase of 32 from Monday. There are 205 patients currently in intensive care.