By Staff

BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 3,477 new confirmed COVID cases and 45 additional deaths in the state on Monday.

Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 479,402 while the total number of deaths is 13,889.

READ MORE: Rachael Rollins Nominated To Be U.S. Attorney For Massachusetts

There were 78,650 total new tests reported.

READ MORE: Massachusetts Schools Ranked The Best In The Country In New Survey

As of Monday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 4.82%.

There are 1,955 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness Monday, which is an increase of nine since Sunday. There are 418 patients currently in intensive care.

MORE NEWS: First Of 5 VaxMillions Drawings Start Monday, Winners Announced Thursday

There are an estimated 92,035 active cases in Massachusetts. Staff