CEDAR GROVE, NJ - Cedar Grove announced the first death of a resident due to COVID-19 complications in an update on Saturday.
The statement said: "it is with deep sympathy we announce one death of a nursing home resident."
The number of positive COVID-19 cases has increased to 47 for the township. Out of those cases, 10 are being treated in a hospital, 19 are home quarantined, and 18 are nursing home bound.
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