SOMERVILLE, NJ - Two more residents have died from complications caused by the coronavirus COVID-19, bringing the death toll in the borough to four, with a total of 67 cases reported.
The number of COVID-19 related deaths continues to climb, with 149 reported in Somerset County on Sunday, increasing by 12 overnight, and 4,202 in New Jersey, up from 4,070 on Saturday, according to the Somerset County Department of Health.
There are 2.144 cases in Somerset County, according to statistics provided by the Somerset County Department of Health on Sunday afternoon, an increase of 240 overnight.
The SCDOH has confirmed the deaths of 45 Franklin Township residents; 29 in Bridgewater; 12 in Bernards Township, 12 in Green Brook; 9 in Hillsborough; 8 in North Plainfield; 7 in Warren; 6 in Watchung; 6 in Bound Brook; 4 in Somerville; 3 in Bedminster;; 2 in Manville, and one each in Peapack-Gladstone, Bernardsville, Branchburg, Montgomery, Raritan and South Bound Brook.
No COVID-19 deaths have been reported in Far Hills or Rocky Hill.
Here is the latest breakdown of confirmed cases by town: Bedminster, 27, Bernardsville Borough,41; Bernards Township, 145; Branchburg, 53; Bridgewater, 240; Bound Brook, 129: Far Hills, 2; Franklin, 638; Green Brook, 88; Hillsborough, 146; Manville, 75; Millstone, 2; Montgomery, 60; North Plainfield, 179; Peapack-Gladstone, 26; Raritan, 48; Rocky Hill, 5; Somerville, 67; South Bound Brook, 36; Warren, 85; Watchung, 59.
Statewide, there is a total of 85,301 cases, an increase of 3,881 overnight, with the statewide death toll now at 4.202, an increase of 132 overnight, according to the State Department of Health. Statewide there have been 85.387 negative test results.
There are 737,319 cases in the United States, with 39,391 deaths; worldwide, there are 2,367,758 cases and 163,164 deaths, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.