BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 657 new confirmed COVID cases and 12 additional deaths in the state on Tuesday.
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 670,304. The total number of confirmed deaths is now 17,697.READ MORE: TD Garden Requiring Vaccination Or Negative COVID Test For Bruins, Celtics Games And Concerts
There were 31,281 total new tests reported.READ MORE: Woman Arrested For Stabbing Morton Hospital Worker
As of Tuesday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 1.83%.
There are 152 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness.MORE NEWS: Retired Hudson, New Hampshire, Police Sgt. Donna Briggs Killed By Hit And Run Driver
There are also 33 patients currently in intensive care.