BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 4,060 new confirmed coronavirus cases and 48 more deaths in Massachusetts on Monday. There were 49,772 total new tests reported.
As of Monday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 6.68%.READ MORE: Mask Mandate In Massachusetts Schools Extended Into Jan. 2022
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 342,764 while the total number of deaths is 11,900.READ MORE: Woman Hit, Killed By School Bus In Mattapan
There are 2,230 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness Monday, an increase of 74 since Sunday’s reporting. There are 430 patients currently in intensive care.MORE NEWS: Convicted Sex Offender Richard Vega Charged In 1988 Murder Of Judy Chamberlain In Boston
There are an estimated 80,620 active cases in Massachusetts.