(Gloucester Township, NJ) – The Camden County Department of Health is announcing 125 new positive cases of COVID-19 which occurred on Wednesday November 24, bringing the aggregate number of confirmed positive cases in Camden County to 62,038 and 1,354 total fatalities.
Of the 125 new cases, 30 are among patients under 18 years old. The average age of the newly infected is 35 years old.
Wednesday’s cases are involving residents living in the following municipalities:
“Today’s numbers just go to show that the pandemic is not over, said Commissioner Director Louis Cappelli, Jr. “We have to take all the necessary steps to ensure that we all stay safe and healthy. Remember that all adults are now eligible for boosters regardless of health qualifiers so please, go get your boosters. You can make an appointment for your first or second dose or your booster shot at the Camden County Health Hub by visiting www.CamdenCountyVaccine.com.”
To date, 434,838 Camden County residents have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, while 318,860 are fully vaccinated and 74,095 have received a third dose. 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.