SUMMIT, NJ - The City of Summit's number of confirmed cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) grew by 58% today with the announcement by the City that the Westfield Regional Health Department (WRHD) has confirmed seven new cases of COVID-19 in the Hilltop City.

The latest confirmations include:

  • 21-year-old female resident tested positive for the virus after recent travel and is recovering at home
  • 22-year-old male resident tested positive for the virus after recent travel and is recovering at home
  • 31-year-old female resident tested positive for the virus and is recovering at home
  • 32-year-old female resident tested positive for the virus following known exposure and is recovering at home
  • 45-year-old male resident tested positive for the virus following known exposure and is recovering at home
  • 56-year-old male resident with multiple pre-existing conditions tested positive for the virus and is recovering at home
  • 66-year-old female resident tested positive for the virus following known exposure and is recovering at home

Contact tracing has been completed by the WRHD. Two of the cases reported today are connected.

Yesterday, four new confirmed cases were reported.