BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 968 new confirmed COVID cases and 3 additional deaths in the state on Tuesday.
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 633,675. The total number of confirmed deaths is now 17,138.READ MORE: Weekend Reservations Needed At Brookline Christmas Tree Farm Due To Demand
There were 52,478 total new tests reported.READ MORE: POLL: Which Will Be The Toughest Of The Patriots 4 Remaining Games?
As of Tuesday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 2.11%.
There are 708 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness Tuesday. There are 168 patients currently in intensive care.MORE NEWS: Patriots Beat Bills 14-10, Remain Top Seed In AFC
There are an estimated 33,060 active cases in Massachusetts.