SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Wednesday reported 23,755 cases of the COVID-19 virus overnight, an increase of eight new cases and a total of 737 deaths since March 8, 2020.

The New Jersey Department of Health Wednesday reported 889,408 total cases since last year, an increase of 153 overnight, with 23,631 COVID-19-related deaths in New Jersey since last year, an increase of 15 overnight.

A total of 4,430,716 New Jersey residents have been vaccinated, moving closer to the June 30 goal of 4.7 million set by Gov. Phil Murphy, with 14,360,524 COVID-19 tests administered statewide.

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Somerville has had a total of 1,103 COVID-19 cases since March 2020, with 20 COVID-19 related deaths.

The number of COVID-19 cases worldwide is 174,698,989 including 3,771,730 deaths, according to the federal Centers for Disease Control & Prevention Wednesday morning, with 34,246,764 cases in the United States and 613,251 deaths.

The SCDOH confirmed the deaths of 214 Franklin Township residents; 97 in Hillsborough/Millstone; 106 in Bridgewater; 47 in Bernards Township; 55 in North Plainfield; 35 in Green Brook; 17 in Watchung; 22 in Raritan; 24 in Bound Brook; 23 in Warren; 23 in Manville; 20 in Somerville; 23 in Montgomery; 12 in Branchburg; 5 in Bedminster; 5 in Bernardsville; 4 in South Bound Brook; 4 in Peapack-Gladstone; 1 in Rocky Hill and 1 in Far Hills.

Here is the breakdown of confirmed cases by town: Bedminster, 428; Bernardsville Borough, 566; Bernards Township, 1,461; Bound Brook, 1,194; Branchburg, 879; Bridgewater, 2,658; Far Hills, 57; Franklin, 5,926; Green Brook, 526; Hillsborough//Millstone, 2,373; Manville,1,035; Montgomery, 1,040; North Plainfield, 1,872; Peapack-Gladstone, 223; Raritan, 598; Rocky Hill, 28; Somerville, 1,103; South Bound Brook, 453; Warren, 928; Watchung, 408.