BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 2,263 new confirmed COVID cases and 30 additional deaths in the state on Saturday.
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 605,055 while the total number of deaths is 16,938.READ MORE: Water Conservation Urged In Massachusetts Amid Dry Spell
There were 116,516 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 2.44%.
There are 707 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness Saturday, a decrease of two since Friday.MORE NEWS: Dorchester Grandmother Killed By Stray Bullet While Sitting On Porch Identified As Delois Brown
There are an estimated 34,157 active cases in Massachusetts.