BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 1,508 new confirmed COVID cases and 30 additional deaths in the state on Sunday.
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 568,616 while the total number of deaths is 16,311.READ MORE: Woman Killed Near Roslindale Pharmacy Identified As Alicia Heywood
There were 90,244 total new tests reported.READ MORE: OB-GYN Associations Recommend All Pregnant People Get Vaccinated Against COVID-19
As of Sunday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 1.67%.
There are 636 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness Sunday, which is a decrease of seven since Saturday. There are 169 patients currently in intensive care.MORE NEWS: 'We Want Answers': Friends Say Death Of Saugus Woman While Hiking In Arizona Needs To Be Further Investigated
There are an estimated 26,459 active cases in Massachusetts.