VERONA/CEDAR GROVE, NJ - Essex County's daily update on Friday showed coronavirus cases in Cedar Grove number 391 with 97 deaths reported, while cases in Verona number 115 with 13 deaths reported. Cedar Grove's Situational Awareness Report notes that 66 percent of the cases in Cedar Grove stem from the five care facilities located in the township.
The number of positive cases for Essex County increased to 16,977 with 1,583 deaths reported.
*Note from County: This data will not match any other report since cases are continually entering the system and local health departments may reassign place of residence as appropriate during their investigation.
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