BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 4,178 new confirmed coronavirus cases and 63 more deaths in Massachusetts on Tuesday. There were 59,718 total new tests reported.
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Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 379,633 while the total number of deaths is 12,464.READ MORE: Mass. Probation Department Under Scrutiny Again After Employees Report Structural Racism, Discrimination
There are 2,428 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness Tuesday, which is an increase of 89 since Monday. There are 425 patients currently in intensive care.MORE NEWS: Woman Hit, Killed By School Bus In Mattapan Remembered As 'All-Around Good Person'
There are an estimated 79,406 active cases in Massachusetts.