CRANFORD - 30 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 and one new death have been reported in Cranford since November 4, according to the Township of Cranford. Currently, there are 35 active cases in town.
The 30 new positives bring Cranford's total to 628 since the first reported case on March 17. With one new fatality in the community, the total is now 98. Of the 98, 84 were residents living in one of Cranford's long-term care facilities, while 14 were residents living in the community.
"Please follow safety and health guidelines," said Cranford Mayor Patrick Giblin. "Wear a mask, maintain social distancing, and do your part to keep yourself, your family, and your community safe. We all have to work together."
To protect the private medical information of these individuals, Cranford will not be releasing additional information about these cases. Residents are asked to respect the impacted residents right to privacy based on the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).