TRENTON, NJ - Governor Phil Murphy updated the latest presumptive positive cases of novel coronavirus as reported during his press conference with officials on Tuesday afternoon.
State Health Commissioner Judy Persichilli reported there were 846 new cases with 17 new deaths. Statewide, there are 3,675 presumptive positive cases and 44 deaths in total as of Tuesday, per the health commissioner. She noted that "social distancing is vital to slowing the progress."
Bergen County has 61 new cases and 2 deaths. The county has a total of 701 cases, the largest number in the state.
According to Bergen County Executive James Tedesco, Hasbrouck Heights and Wood-Ridge each have 7 presumptive positive cases.
On Monday, Hasbrouck Heights Superintendent of Schools Dr. Matthew Helfant announced in an email to the district that one parent has tested positive.
Towns/cases are as follows:
East Rutherford: 1
Hasbrouck Heights 7
Little Ferry: 6
Rochelle Park: 1
South Hackensack: 2
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