WEST CALDWELL, NJ — There have been six new coronavirus cases reported in West Caldwell on Tuesday, according to data from Essex County.

The county as a whole reported just 18 additional cases overnight. West Caldwell has had 281 COVID-19 cases since the start of the pandemic, and 48 deaths attributed to the virus.

There have been 19,208 COVID-19 cases in Essex County since the pandemic was declared. A total of 1,837 lives lost has been attributed to the virus countywide. There have been 104,112 negative tests for the virus in Essex County.

The number of infected individuals in any municipality is likely to be much greater than indicated, as this data only includes persons who have been tested and whose lab results have been reported in the state’s data system.