BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 3,335 new confirmed COVID cases and four additional deaths in the state on Monday, after no reports over the weekend.
Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 697,887. The total number of confirmed deaths is now 17,809.READ MORE: Moderna's Vaccine Is Most Effective Against COVID Hospitalization, But Pfizer And J&J Also Protect Well, CDC-Led Study Says
There were 138,425 total new tests reported.READ MORE: Framingham Latest Community To Ask National Guard For Help Driving Students To School
As of Monday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 2.59%.
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There are also 139 patients currently in intensive care.