By CBSNewYork Team

STAMFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork) — Connecticut continues to report high COVID numbers.

Gov. Ned Lamont says the state had more than 6,700 new cases as of Tuesday with nearly 24% of COVID tests coming back positive.

More than 1,900 patients are in hospitals.

CORONAVIRUS: NY Health Dept. | NY Call 1-(888)-364-3065 | NYC Health Dept. | NYC Call 311, Text COVID to 692692 | NJ COVID-19 Info Hub | NJ Call 1-(800)-222-1222 or 211, Text NJCOVID to 898211 | CT Health Dept. | CT Call 211 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CBSNewYork Team