BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 717 new confirmed COVID cases and four additional deaths in the state on Monday after no new report since Friday.
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 666,518. The total number of confirmed deaths is now 17,659.READ MORE: Violence In Boston Director Clark Grant Faces Unemployment, Mortgage Fraud Charges
There were 61,480 total new tests reported.READ MORE: 4 Students Arrested In Lawrence As Violence Around High School Continues
As of Monday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 1.02%.
There are 106 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness.MORE NEWS: 'Don't Give Up On Addicts': Signs Of Hope In Midst Of Misery At Mass & Cass
There are also 31 patients currently in intensive care.