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: Worcester Police Shoot, Kill Heavily Armed Man Making Bomb Threat
There were 75,179 total new tests reported.READ MORE: Gisele Bundchen Joining Boston-Based DraftKings As 'Special Advisor'
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: Line Of Thunderstorms Will Bring Heavy Rain, Gusty Winds Wednesday Evening
There are an estimated 30,772 active cases in Massachusetts.