BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 100 new confirmed COVID cases and two additional deaths in the state on Tuesday.
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 662,343. The total number of confirmed deaths is now 17,554.READ MORE: 2,554 At Massachusetts Schools Test Positive For COVID-19 In Last Week
There were 22,264 total new tests reported.READ MORE: CDC Director Overrules Panel, Approves Pfizer COVID Booster Shots For Frontline Workers
As of Tuesday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 0.52%.
There are 173 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness Tuesday. There are 57 patients currently in intensive care.MORE NEWS: Rhode Island Home That Inspired 'The Conjuring' Horror Film Is For Sale
There are an estimated 3,805 active cases in Massachusetts.