BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 2,362 new confirmed COVID cases and 35 additional deaths in the state on Saturday.
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 590,961 while the total number of deaths is 16,746.READ MORE: Baker Signs Bill Extending Mail-In, Early Voting In Massachusetts
There were 108,411 total new tests reported.READ MORE: Woman In Critical Condition After Being Shot Near Roslindale Pharmacy
As of Saturday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 2.35%.
There are 654 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness Saturday, an increase of 32 since Friday.MORE NEWS: Eviction Moratorium Update: With CDC Extension Unlikely, What Will Happen To Renters?
There are an estimated 29,806 active cases in Massachusetts.