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New NJ COVID-19 cases climb higher into the 800s; here are the latest numbers for South Jersey
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New NJ COVID-19 cases climb higher into the 800s; here are the latest numbers for South Jersey

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There is considerable concern that those not eligible for the vaccine, kids younger than 12, are at major risk of contraction. Veuer’s Chloe Hurst has the story!

Here’s an update of the COVID-19 numbers in the state.

New positive cases: 861

New deaths: 7

Total number of positive cases: 901,661

Total number of deaths: 23,855

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Total vaccine doses administered: 10,343,516

CASES BY COUNTY

Atlantic: 25,329 cases, 658 deaths, 284,224 vaccine doses administered

Cape May: 4,700 cases, 176 deaths, 106,342 vaccine doses administered

Cumberland: 15,033 cases, 406 deaths, 129,041 vaccine doses administered

Ocean: 66,892 cases, 2,016 deaths, 539,633 vaccine doses administered

Figures are as of 1 p.m. July 24

Source: N.J. Department of Health

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