BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 1,115 new confirmed COVID cases and 7 additional deaths in the state on Saturday.
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 646,982. The total number of confirmed deaths is now 17,266.READ MORE: Hingham Teen Finishes His Last Cancer Treatment, Sets Up Lemonade Stand For The Jimmy Fund
There were 99,287 total new tests reported.READ MORE: Falling Debris On Mass. Pike Closes Lanes, Causes Heavy Delays In Charlton
As of Saturday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 1.56%.
There are 541 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness Saturday. There are 146 patients currently in intensive care.MORE NEWS: Box Truck Catches Fire After Rollover Crash In Saugus
There are an estimated 24,631 active cases in Massachusetts.