The Salem County Department of Health and Human Services wants to inform residents of an additional confirmed COVID-19 case in Salem County. We also have our second COVID-19 associated death of a previously confirmed positive case. This brings our total county positive case count to 25 and our total deaths to two. The one new case is as follows:
- A male in his 50s from Penns Grove
The Salem County Department of Health advises residents to continue to practice social distancing and remain vigilant in the efforts to reduce the spread of COVID-19. We are working attentively to address concerns surrounding availability of testing and will continue to inform residents as new information arises.
All New Jersey residents can call 2-1-1 or 1-800-222-1222 for general questions. The call center is open 24/7 and has multi language capability. Additionally, residents can text NJCOVID to 898-211 to receive information and stay informed.
Please continue to check the Salem County Department of Health website, Facebook page, and Twitter page along with the NJDOH dashboard for current NJ state case count.