The 18 new cases is the most the county has reported in a single-day since it had 28 cases on Saturday, June 15. Gloucester County also eclipsed 2,500 total COVID-19 cases on Thursday.
Here is a breakdown of the county’s new COVID-19 cases by municipality:
- Deptford – 3
- Monroe Twp. – 4
- Washington Twp. – 8
- West Deptford – 1
- Westville – 1
- Woodbury Heights – 1
Gloucester County also confirmed one new death of a resident ill with COVID-19 on Thursday, a 44-year-old man from Mantua. He is the 173rd COVID-19 related death in the county.
Continue to check the CDC at www.cdc.gov and the New Jersey Department of Health www.nj.gov/health/ websites for updates. The Gloucester County Department of Health can be reached at (856) 218-4101 or by visiting www.gloucestercountynj.gov.