BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 3,378 new confirmed COVID cases and 59 additional deaths in the state on Saturday.
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 513,526 while the total number of deaths is 14,622.READ MORE: 3 Great White Sharks Spotted Off Chatham Coast
There were 129,509 total new tests reported.READ MORE: CDC Recommends Face Masks Indoors For Fully Vaccinated Americans Again In 'Substantial Or High' COVID Transmission Areas
As of Saturday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 3.11%.
There are 1,451 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness Saturday, which is a decrease of 52 since Friday. There are 310 patients currently in intensive care.MORE NEWS: CDC Recommends Masks In K-12 Schools For All, Regardless Of Vaccination Status
There are an estimated 58,768 active cases in Massachusetts.