Gov. Murphy: 423 new cases of COVID-19 confirmed; 45 additional deaths

Gov. Phil Murphy and state officials are discussing the latest updates on the coronavirus crisis in New Jersey.

News 12 Staff

Jul 1, 2020, 7:13 PM

Updated 1,385 days ago

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Gov. Murphy: 423 new cases of COVID-19 confirmed; 45 additional deaths
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Gov. Phil Murphy and state officials discuss the latest updates on the coronavirus crisis in New Jersey.
Additional details below:
- Casinos, outdoor amusement & water parks, museums & libraries, indoor recreation and gyms for individual training will reopen July 2.
 - Gov. Murphy says that indoor activities, especially in settings where masks and social distancing can't be used, are dangerous in terms of the virus.
 - New Jersey is one of only two states to record a week-over-week reduction in new COVID-19 cases of 50% or more.
 - New Jersey records 423 new positive cases of COVID-19, for a statewide total of 171,928.
 - Gov. Murphy confirms 45 additional COVID-19-related deaths for a statewide death toll of 13,224.
 - Gov. Murphy says that it is up to all New Jerseyans to do their part to slow the spread of COVID-19.
For more on today's briefing, click here.
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