SPRINGFIELD, NJ — In an update yesterday afternoon, Springfield announced the death of another resident from COVID-19.

"I am saddened to report that there has been one new COVID-19 related death in Springfield, a male in their mid 80s with underlying health conditions," said Springfield Mayor Chris Capodice.

Overall, as of yesterday's update, Springfield had four new cases of COVID-19, and one new death, totaling 223 positive tests and 19 deaths.

Union County had 72 new cases of COVID-19, and 9 new deaths, totaling 14,492 positive tests and 939 deaths. The State of New Jersey had 1,297 new cases of COVID-19 and 201 new deaths, bringing the state total number to 143,905 positive tests, and 10,138 COVID-19 related deaths.