SOMERVILLE, NJ - The number of COVID-19 cases in Somerset County increased by 50 overnight, with the number of COVID-19 deaths increasing to 217..
The death toll in New Jersey is now 5,863, up from 5,617 on Friday, according to the Somerset County Department of Health.
There are 2.713 cases in Somerset County, according to statistics provided Saturday by the SCDOH..
There are 85 cases in Somerville.
The SCDOH has confirmed the deaths of 69 Franklin Township residents; 36 in Bridgewater; 21 in Bernards Township; 15 in Green Brook; 15 in Hillsborough; 14 in North Plainfield;; 10 in Watchung; 8 in Warren; 7 in Bound Brook; 4 in Somerville; 4 in Bedminster;; 3 in Raritan; 2 in Branchburg; 2 in Manville, and one each in Peapack-Gladstone, Bernardsville, Montgomery, 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, 29, Bernardsville Borough,53; Bernards Township, 183; Branchburg, 62; Bridgewater, 315; Bound Brook, 176: Far Hills, 2; Franklin, 822; Green Brook, 108; Hillsborough, 189; Manville, 88; Millstone, 2; Montgomery, 68; North Plainfield, 221; Peapack-Gladstone, 27; Raritan, 67; Rocky Hill, 5; Somerville, 85; South Bound Brook, 45; Warren, 95; Watchung, 70.
Statewide, there is a total of 105,523 cases, an increase of 3,327 overnight, with the statewide death toll now at 5,863, an increase of 246 overnight, according to the State Department of Health. Statewide there have been 108,163 negative test results.
There are 919,066 cases in the United States, with 52,782 deaths; worldwide, there are 2,865,938 cases and 200,693 deaths, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.