By CBSBoston.com Staff

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: Water Conservation Urged In Massachusetts Amid Dry Spell

There were 108,411 total new tests reported.

READ MORE: Massachusetts Reports 1,831 New COVID Cases, 8 Additional Deaths

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: Dorchester Grandmother Killed By Stray Bullet While Sitting On Porch Identified As Delois Brown

There are an estimated 29,806 active cases in Massachusetts.

CBSBoston.com Staff