20 More Atlantic County Residents Confirmed for COVID-19

The number of COVID-19 cases continues to rise in Atlantic County.

Twenty new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in Atlantic County on Saturday, according to the county’s Division of Public Health.

The new cases include 12 men, ages 30-70, and eight women, ages 20-98.

Five residents are from Egg Harbor Township and three are from Ventnor. Linwood and Somers Point each have two new cases, while Atlantic City, Brigantine, Buena Vista Township, Galloway Township, Margate, Mullica Township, Northfield and Pleasantville each have one.

There are no new deaths.

These new cases bring the countywide total to 242 positives and seven deaths.

Atlantic County will provide COVID-19 drive-thru testing for symptomatic county residents with a doctor’s prescription on Tuesday, April 14, and Thursday, April 16, behind the Hamilton Mall in Mays Landing, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., by appointment.

Appointments can be made on the county website: https://www.atlantic-county.org/covid/