SPRINGFIELD, NJ — In his latest email update yesterday afternoon, Springfield Mayor Chris Capodice provided an update on COVID-19 Cases in town.

Since Wednesday October 14th, Springfield had just one new case of COVID-19, totaling 292 positive tests and 22 deaths.

Overall, Union County had 397 new cases of COVID-19 and one new death totaling 18,375 positive tests and 1,195 deaths. The State of New Jersey had 6,173 new cases of COVID-19 and 38 new deaths for a total of 216,023 positive tests and 14,402 COVID-19 related deaths.

Latest Hospitalization Numbers

  • 728 patients are hospitalized
  • 178 patients are in critical care
  • 60 patients are on ventilators
  • 99 patients were discharged