BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 472 new confirmed COVID cases and zero additional deaths in the state on Tuesday. It is the first time since June 2020 that no new deaths were reported.
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 654,108. The total number of confirmed deaths remains at 17,344.READ MORE: Jerry Remy 'Resting Comfortably' At Hospital After 'Experiencing Shortness Of Breath' During Red Sox Telecast Friday
There were 41,692 total new tests reported.READ MORE: Massachusetts Reports 113 New COVID Cases, 2 Additional Deaths
As of Tuesday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 1.32%.
There are 441 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness Tuesday. There are 117 patients currently in intensive care.MORE NEWS: Statue Of Celtics Great Bob Cousy To Be Unveiled In Worcester Friday
There are an estimated 17,519 active cases in Massachusetts.