(Gloucester Township, NJ) – The Camden County Department of Health is announcing 110 new positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the aggregate number of confirmed positive cases in Camden County to 52,365 and 1,245 total fatalities.
Of today’s 110 new cases, 19 are among patients under 18 years old. The average age of the newly infected is 32 years old.
Today’s cases are involving residents living in the following municipalities:
“Seeing so many preventable cases of COVID-19 each day is unsettling to say the least. We could put this pandemic behind us if everyone got vaccinated,” said County Commissioner Director Louis Cappelli, Jr. “With booster distribution on the horizon, we won’t forget about the thousands of residents who still need their first dose. If you haven’t been vaccinated yet, please consider getting your shot as soon as possible to protect yourself and your community.”
To date, 316,786 Camden County residents have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, while 287,204 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.