PISCATAWAY, NJ – Middlesex County health officials reported one new positive COVID-19 case in Piscataway over the last 24-hour period, bringing the total to 843 residents who have tested positive in Piscataway. No additional information regarding the new case was provided.

The reported death toll remains at 34 for the township.

According to covid19.nj.gov, there are now 16,592 positive cases in Middlesex County and 1,100 deaths.

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Statewide, there are 446 new cases with 25 new deaths reported on Saturday, bringing the total to 168,834 positive cases and 12,857 deaths in New Jersey, according to the State Department of Health.

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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