BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 1,694 new confirmed COVID cases and 10 additional deaths in the state on Saturday.
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 630,206. The total number of confirmed deaths is now 17,110.READ MORE: Ups And Downs: Patriots Run All Over Bills, Defense Makes The Big Plays In Monday Night Win
There were 97,742 total new tests reported.READ MORE: Mac Jones Threw Just Three Passes To Make Patriots History In Wild Win Over Bills
As of Saturday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 2.15%.
There are 693 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness Saturday. There are 169 patients currently in intensive care.MORE NEWS: Weekend Reservations Needed At Brookline Christmas Tree Farm Due To Demand
There are an estimated 34,682 active cases in Massachusetts.