Latest COVID-19 Numbers In Atlantic County

COVID-19 has claimed the lives of nine more elderly Atlantic County residents, all of whom had pre-existing conditions and eight of whom resided in long-term care facilities, according to the Atlantic County Division of Public Health. County health officials also reported 44 new cases among 22 men, ages 19-97 and 22 women, ages 25-91. Atlantic County will continue to provide COVID-19 testing on Thursday, May 21 for symptomatic county residents with a doctor’s prescription. Atlantic County has tested a total of 1,342 residents at its drive-through test sites with 26% being confirmed positive.