SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health on Thursday reported a total of 4,397 cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus with the death toll remaining at 458 victims.
Somerville has a total of 143 COVID-19 cases since the pandemic hit New Jersey in March, with 7 deaths.
The New Jersey Department of Health Thursday reported a total of 174,240 positive cases of the coronavirus since the pandemic began its spread in the state 130 days ago, and a total of 13,501 deaths during that time, an increase of 25 overnight. There have been 1,599,417 COVID-19 tests administered statewide.
The number of COVID-19 cases worldwide is now 12,376,529 with 556,146 having died as a result of exposure to the coronavirus, according to the Centers for Disease Control; & Prevention on Thursday morning.
The CDC this morning reported 135,720 COVID-19 deaths in the United States, with a total of 3,218,809 cases.
The SCDOH has confirmed the deaths of 133 Franklin Township residents; 70 in Bridgewater; 56 in Hillsborough; 42 in Bernards Township; 36 in North Plainfield; 32 in Green Brook; 15 in Watchung; 14 in Warren; 14 in Bound Brook; 12 in Raritan; 8 in Manville; 7 in Somerville; 6 in Montgomery;4 in Bedminster; 3 in Branchburg; 3 in South Bound Brook; 2 in Bernardsville and one in Peapack-Gladstone.
No COVID-19 deaths have been reported in Far Hills, Millstone or Rocky Hill.
Here is the latest breakdown of confirmed cases by town: Bedminster, 41, Bernardsville Borough, 67; Bernards Township, 273; Branchburg, 89, Bridgewater, 486; Bound Brook, 335; Far Hills, 3; Franklin, 1,334; Green Brook, 145; Hillsborough, 404; Manville, 155; Millstone, 3; Montgomery, 119; North Plainfield, 330; Peapack-Gladstone, 40; Raritan, 116; Rocky Hill, 5; Somerville, 143; South Bound Brook, 84; Warren, 136; Watchung, 89.