SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health reports 3,717 cases of COVID-19 with a total of 362 deaths, an increase of 5 overnight.
There are 117 cases in Somerville.
Statewide, there is a total of 145,089 cases, an increase of 1,184 overnight, with 10,249 deaths reported, an increase of 111 since Friday, according to the State Department of Health.
There are 1,450,269 cases in the United States, with 87,841 deaths; worldwide, there are 4,586,435 cases and 309,184 deaths, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Somerset County residents who are exhibiting symptoms are encouraged to get tested for the coronavirus. The test site at Raritan Valley Community College, located at 118 Lamington Road, will be open from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Tuesday, May 19, and Thursday, May 21.
Testing, which is free of charge, is available to Hunterdon and Somerset County residents, age five (5) and older. Because priority is being given to those who are exhibiting symptoms of the coronavirus, residents must have a valid doctor’s prescription, ID and an appointment to receive testing.
Patients are required to provide a copy of their prescription, either by bringing it with them to the testing site, or by sending it via email in advance of the appointment. Patients or their physicians can send the written authorization to the Somerset County Department of Health at email@example.com, with the word “Prescription” in the subject line. Faxes can be sent to 908-704-8042.
Patients must schedule an appointment for testing at https://somerset-hunterdon.adlabscovidtest.com or by calling 908-237-7150.
The SCDOH has confirmed the deaths of 103 Franklin Township residents; 59 in Bridgewater; 39 in Hillsborough; 38 in Bernards Township; 30 in North Plainfield; 27 in Green Brook; 14 in Watchung; 12 in Warren; 11 in Bound Brook; 7 in Raritan; 5 in Somerville; 4 in Bedminster; 4 in Montgomery; 4 in Manville; 3 in South Bound Brook; 2 in Branchburg and one each in Peapack-Gladstone and Bernardsville.
No COVID-19 deaths have been reported in Far Hills or Rocky Hill.
Here is the latest breakdown of confirmed cases by town: Bedminster, 35, Bernardsville Borough, 60; Bernards Township, 217; Branchburg, 77; Bridgewater, 435; Bound Brook, 287: Far Hills, 3; Franklin, 1,159; Green Brook, 120; Hillsborough, 304; Manville, 135; Millstone, 2; Montgomery, 97; North Plainfield, 292; Peapack-Gladstone, 39; Raritan, 91; Rocky Hill, 5; Somerville, 117; South Bound Brook, 55; Warren, 111; Watchung, 76.