BOSTON (CBS) — Health officials reported 2,845 new confirmed COVID cases and 30 additional deaths in Massachusetts on Tuesday. There were 59,832 total new tests.
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 221,174 while the total number of deaths is 10,542.READ MORE: Breaking And Entering Suspect Caught On Camera In Brookline
There are an estimated 43,601 active cases in Massachusetts.READ MORE: Hopkinton High School First In State To Drop Mask Mandate
As of Tuesday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 4.61%.MORE NEWS: 'Our Kids Deserve Better': Photos Show Spoiled Meals Served To Lynn Elementary Students
There are 1,191 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness Tuesday, an increase of 17 from Monday. There are 239 patients currently in intensive care.