Massachusetts coronavirus cases rise 1,809, hospitalizations climbing

Massachusetts health officials on Sunday reported 1,809 new coronavirus cases and 20 more deaths from the disease as infections continue to surge in the state.

Sunday’s count of 1,809 cases comes after Saturday’s report of 2,200, which was the highest count since the spring. Many daily reports in the past two weeks have surpassed 1,000 cases — elevated counts that haven’t happened since the spring.

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