PISCATAWAY, NJ — Middlesex County health officials did not report any new positive COVID-19 cases in Piscataway over the last 24-hour period. The total remains at 839 residents who have tested positive, and the death toll remains at 34 for the township.

There are 16,353 positive cases in Middlesex County and 1,070 deaths, according to covid19.nj.gov.

New Jersey has recorded a total of 166,164 positive cases of COVID-19 since the first hospitalization 101 days ago, and 12,489 deaths, an increase of 56 overnight, according to Friday's update from the State Department of Health.

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Residents are reminded to remain vigilant in following the guidance provided by the Centers for Disease Control, the State of New Jersey, and public health officials when it comes to social distancing, hand washing, covering coughs and sneezes, and disinfecting common areas. These are the best ways to reduce the rapid spread of the virus. 

For questions regarding COVID-19, call the NJ State Health Call Center at 1-800-222-1222. This information is available in several languages. 

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