County Reports No New COVID-19 Deaths

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For the second consecutive day and fifth time in the past eight days, Atlantic County health officials reported no deaths Monday related to COVID-19.

Additionally, there were only seven new positive tests confirmed in three men, ages 51-85 and four women, ages 43-100. Four of those residents are located in Absecon and one each in Egg Harbor Township, Hammonton and Northfield.

Monday’s cases bring the countywide totals to 2,560 positives, with 1,248 cleared as recovered and 182 deaths.

Atlantic County will continue its COVID-19 testing on Tuesday, June 16, by appointment for symptomatic county residents with a doctor’s prescription.

Testing is conducted in Northfield behind the county’s public works yard at Route 9 (New Road) and Dolphin Avenue. Appointments are available 9 11:30 a.m. and can be made online at