As COVID Cases Set Another Daily Record, Overnight Lines Grow at New Jersey Testing Facilities

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The number of new reported COVID cases continues to set records across the state of New Jersey.  Today, Wednesday, the state set another new, daily record with 20,483 new, positive COVID cases, plus an additional 50 deaths from the virus.

Today’s number is approximately 5,000 more than the daily record set last week.  The state Department of Health says, of these new cases, there are 3,273 people hospitalized and 261 on ventilators.  I don’t have to tell you this is serious folks.

At 12-noon, Governor Phil Murphy tweeted the following statistics:

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