For the four-day period beginning on Thanksgiving and ending Sunday, the state received another 16,440 positive COVID-19 test results, and 95 more New Jersey residents died as a result of complications from the virus, according to state data.
A total of 334,114 COVID-19 positive test results have been received by the state since the pandemic began, and 15,149 residents of the state have died due to COVID-19 complications. COVID-19 was ruled to be the probable cause of another 1,829 deaths.
Mercer County recorded another 164 positive COVID-19 cases on Sunday, bringing the county total to 13,724 confirmed cases. A total of 623 deaths in the county have been confirmed to be from COVID-19 complications. For another 37 deaths, COVID-19 was ruled to be the probable cause.
Middlesex County recorded another 307 positive COVID-19 cases on Sunday, bringing the county total to 30,273 confirmed cases. A total of 1,282 deaths in the county have been confirmed to be from COVID-19 complications. For another 205 deaths, COVID-19 was ruled to be the probable cause.
Somerset County recorded another 83 positive COVID-19 cases on Sunday, bringing the county total to 9,032 confirmed cases. A total of 534 deaths in the county have been confirmed to be due to COVID-19 complications. For another 75 deaths, COVID-19 was ruled to be the probable cause.
In Princeton, for the seven-day period ending on Nov. 25, the local health department received positive COVID-19 test results for 30 residents. The last time the municipality recorded that many cases in a seven-day period was the last week of April. For the 14-day period ending on Nov. 25, officials received positive test results for 54 residents, which is one case short of the highest 14-day total in the municipality of 55 confirmed cases recorded for April 24 through May 7.
Franklin Township officials reported that officials received positive COVID-19 test results for another 25 people there on Sunday. There were no new deaths. A total of 158 residents of Franklin Township have died due to complications from COVID-19.
Residents of Fraklin Township can get a COVID-19 test, an antibody test, and a free flu shot from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Tues., Dec. 1 at the Franklin Township Board of Education Community Campus at 2301 Route 27. Residents must show identification. Minors must be accompanied by a parent. Walk-ins accepted, but online registration recommended. Residents of Franklin Township can also get tested from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 6 at the Franklin Middle School Hamilton Street campus, which is located at 415 Francis Street. Walk-ins will be accepted, but registration is recommended.
On Monday, Nov. 30, we will post updated information on confirmed cases in municipalities in the Mercer County region as it becomes available.
N.J. COVID-19 Cases and Data by County for Sunday, Nov. 29
|418 New Positives||1,169 Confirmed Deaths|
|29,849 Positive Test Results||144 Probable Deaths|
|360 New Positives||1,264 Confirmed Deaths|
|28,255 Positive Test Results||170 Probable Deaths|
|332 New Positives||1,872 Confirmed Deaths|
|34,583 Positive Test Results||250 Probable Deaths|
|317 New Positives||1,413 Confirmed Deaths|
|31,432 Positive Test Results||159 Probable Deaths|
|307 New Positives||1,282 Confirmed Deaths|
|30,273 Positive Test Results||205 Probable Deaths|
|301 New Positives||618 Confirmed Deaths|
|18,956 Positive Test Results||57 Probable Deaths|
|290 New Positives||808 Confirmed Deaths|
|20,447 Positive Test Results||92 Probable Deaths|
|285 New Positives||1,995 Confirmed Deaths|
|35,041 Positive Test Results||233 Probable Deaths|
|268 New Positives||499 Confirmed Deaths|
|13,636 Positive Test Results||44 Probable Deaths|
|169 New Positives||1,057 Confirmed Deaths|
|21,748 Positive Test Results||68 Probable Deaths|
|164 New Positives||623 Confirmed Deaths|
|13,724 Positive Test Results||37 Probable Deaths|
|134 New Positives||712 Confirmed Deaths|
|13,515 Positive Test Results||147 Probable Deaths|
|95 New Positives||274 Confirmed Deaths|
|8,932 Positive Test Results||7 Probable Deaths|
|83 New Positives||534 Confirmed Deaths|
|9,032 Positive Test Results||75 Probable Deaths|
|75 New Positives||276 Confirmed Deaths|
|7,939 Positive Test Results||14 Probable Deaths|
|48 New Positives||77 Confirmed Deaths|
|2,469 Positive Test Results||54 Probable Deaths|
|39 New Positives||166 Confirmed Deaths|
|5,075 Positive Test Results||8 Probable Deaths|
|37 New Positives||160 Confirmed Deaths|
|2,495 Positive Test Results||13 Probable Deaths|
|24 New Positives||162 Confirmed Deaths|
|2,549 Positive Test Results||37 Probable Deaths|
Cape May County
|16 New Positives||101 Confirmed Deaths|
|1,655 Positive Test Results||10 Probable Deaths|
|12 New Positives||87 Confirmed Deaths|
|1,619 Positive Test Results||5 Probable Deaths|