Paterson reports 48 new coronavirus cases | Paterson Times

Paterson reports 48 new coronavirus cases


The number of people tested positive for the new coronavirus in Paterson increased by 48 to 6,294 on Friday afternoon, according to municipal government data.

Daily new cases have been dropping since the beginning of May with some fluctuations. The three-day moving average of daily cases stands at 29.

No new fatalities were reported on Friday. Paterson has 366 deaths from Covid-19.

Paterson has the largest outbreak of the virus in Passaic County.

Passaic County has 16,045 infections with 917 deaths. Overall, New Jersey has 158,844 cases with 11,531 fatalities.