BOSTON (CBS) — Health officials reported 1,166 new confirmed COVID cases and 25 additional deaths in Massachusetts on Monday. There were 29,195 total new tests.
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There are 1,174 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness Monday, an increase of 93 from Sunday. There are 244 patients currently in intensive care.