BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 2,107 new confirmed COVID cases and three additional deaths in the state on Saturday.
Health officials said the total number of confirmed deaths in the state has is now 618,054. The total number of confirmed cases is now 17,034.READ MORE: Hardwick Health Agent Says 'It's Impossible' To Convince Residents To Get COVID Vaccine
There were 111,370 total new tests reported.READ MORE: Tree Falls On House In Hyde Park During Strong Storm
As of Saturday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 2.30%.
There are 685 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness Saturday, which is an increase of 26 since Friday. There are 178 patients currently in intensive care.MORE NEWS: 7-Month-Old With Rare Genetic Condition Sent Home From Hospital For The First Time Since Being Born
There are an estimated 35,847 active cases in Massachusetts.