RANDOLPH, NJ-The following is an update from Randolph Township:
We appreciate your continued support during this COVID-19 pandemic. Below is a summary of the most recent information.
As of today: 109,038 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in NJ; 4,976 cases in Morris County. There are 9 new cases in Randolph; however, one of the previously reported cases was from another town. The total number of cases to date is 238.
Of the 238 cases: 41 households have more than one individual; 14 individuals are currently hospitalized; 103 individuals have had symptoms resolve and can return to normal activities.
Sadly we have lost 16 of our residents to this terrible virus. Our thoughts and prayers are with the families who have lost loved ones. The families have requested that no further information be released.
Included in the numbers above: 21 of the cases and 9 of the fatalities are associated with long-term care facilities; 5 of the 14 individuals currently hospitalized are residents of these facilities.
All individuals considered to be close contacts of the confirmed cases are contacted and asked to self-quarantine for 14 days