BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 4,081 new confirmed COVID cases and 10 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 708,042. The total number of confirmed deaths is now 17,857.READ MORE: Topsfield Fair Returns Friday After Year Off Due To Pandemic
There were 175,063 total new tests reported.READ MORE: MBTA Says Inspectors Checked Escalator 3 Weeks Before It Malfunctioned
As of Monday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 2.51%.
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There are also 156 patients currently in intensive care.