BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 1,817 new confirmed COVID cases and 29 additional deaths in the state on Sunday.
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 592,778 while the total number of deaths is 16,775.READ MORE: LIST: These Retailers Have Updated Their Face Mask Policies For Customers, Employees
There were 75,179 total new tests reported.READ MORE: Moving Truck 'Storrowed' Near Mass General, Causing Traffic Delays
As of Sunday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 2.28%.
There are 657 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness Sunday, an increase of three since Saturday.MORE NEWS: COVID Vaccine Mandate Ordered For All Nursing Home Workers In Massachusetts
There are an estimated 30,772 active cases in Massachusetts.