BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 359 new confirmed COVID cases and 6 additional deaths in the state on Tuesday.
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 657,478. The total number of confirmed deaths is now 17,419.READ MORE: Kim Janey Endorses Michelle Wu In Boston Mayoral Race
There were 37,627 total new tests reported.Lowell Family Closes On New Home Minutes Before Welcoming New Baby Girl
As of Tuesday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 1.06%.
There are 326 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness Tuesday. There are 93 patients currently in intensive care.MORE NEWS: Massachusetts To Consider Allowing Supervised Drug-Use Sites In Virtual Hearing At Statehouse
There are an estimated 12,701 active cases in Massachusetts.