SUMMIT, NJ - While the New Jersey State Department of Health reported that there were no new cases of COVID-19 in the City of Summit on June 17, the virus has claimed the life of another Summit resident.

The fatality, as confirmed by the Westfield Regional Health Department, is Summit's 17th since the pandemic began, with the deceased having previously been hospitalized.

Summit's COVID-19 case count since the start of the outbreak remains at 212.