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: Boston Police Cruiser, Sedan Collide In Early Morning Crash In Roxbury
There were 116,516 total new tests reported.READ MORE: Recent Lawrence High School Fights Prompt City Officials To Convene For Emergency Meeting
As of Saturday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 2.44%.
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There are an estimated 34,157 active cases in Massachusetts.