(Gloucester Township, NJ) – The Camden County Department of Health is announcing 80 new positive cases of COVID-19 which occurred on Wednesday, November 10, bringing the aggregate number of confirmed positive cases in Camden County to 60,525 and 1,336 total fatalities.
Of the 66 new cases, 23 are among patients under 18 years old. The average age of the newly infected is 36 years old.
Wednesday’s cases are involving residents living in the following municipalities:
“The 23 cases of COVID-19 found in children under the age of 18 just further proves the how crucial it is to get our children vaccinated,” said Commissioner Director Louis Cappelli, Jr. “Kids ages 5 to 11 can now receive the Pfizer vaccine and we strongly encourage all parents to protect their children and get them vaccinated. You can make an appointment at the Camden County Health Hub by visiting www.CamdenCountyVaccine.com.”
To date, 399,548 Camden County residents have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, while 315,995 are fully vaccinated and 60,878 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.