CamCo logs 591 new cases since Tuesday

Among the new cases, 178 have been among children under 18.

The Camden County Department of Health is announcing  new positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the aggregate number of confirmed positive cases in Camden County to 57,046 and 1,282 total fatalities.

Total this week, there have been 178 new cases among patience under 18. The average age has ranged between 31 and 36 years old. For daily individual reports, visit camdencounty.com/news/

This week’s cases (from Tuesday to Friday) are involving residents living in the following municipalities:

 

Audubon 3
Audubon Park 2
Barrington 9
Bellmawr 8
Berlin Boro 8
Berlin Twp. 7
Brooklawn 4
Camden 142
Cherry Hill 62
Chesilhurst 0
Clementon 6
Collingswood 11
Gibbsboro 1
Gloucester City 15
Gloucester Twp. 78
Haddon Heights 8
Haddon Twp. 10
Haddonfield 4
Hi-Nella 2
Laurel Springs 2
Lawnside 2
Lindenwold 25
Magnolia 3
Merchantville 9
Mount Ephraim 4
Oaklyn 3
Pennsauken 49
Pine Hill 11
Pine Valley 0
Runnemede 6
Somerdale 9
Stratford 4
Tavistock 0
Voorhees Twp. 18
Waterford Twp. 23
Winslow Twp. 32
Woodlynne 11
Unknown 0

 

“The United States is quickly approaching the grim milestone of 700,000 deaths from COVID-19,” said Commissioner Director Louis Cappelli, Jr. “If you haven’t done so already, please get vaccinated. It is the best tool we have to save lives.”

To date, 340,787 Camden County residents have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, while 304,409 are fully vaccinated. More information regarding vaccination rates throughout the county and available on the state’s COVID-19 dashboard at covid19.nj.gov.

The county Health Department is continuing to closely track new cases of COVID-19 and information regarding the prevalence of the Delta variant. New cases are often reassigned to other municipalities over the course of an investigation.

More information regarding Camden County’s preparations and response related to the COVID-19 pandemic is available by visiting camdencounty.com. Residents should frequently check the county webpage and social media for up-to-date information.