BOSTON (CBS) — Health officials reported 2,501 new confirmed COVID cases and 46 additional deaths in Massachusetts on Sunday. There were 48,685 total new tests.
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 217,163 while the total number of deaths is 10,487.READ MORE: MBTA Giving Out $5 Dunkin' Gift Cards And Free Masks At 15 Stations Monday
There are an estimated 43,706 active cases in Massachusetts.READ MORE: Unvaccinated State Workers Could Lose Jobs With Vaccine Mandate Now In Effect
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There are 1,081 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness Sunday, an increase of 36 from Saturday. There are 238 patients currently in intensive care.