Atlantic County health officials confirmed 37 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday and two more fatalities related to the virus.

The 37 new cases are among 14 men (ages 22 to 80) and 23 women (ages 2 to 96). The two deaths were an 81-year-old Buena Borough man and a 90-year-old Hammonton woman, both of whom had pre-existing medical conditions.

As of Tuesday, Atlantic County has recorded 2,097 positive cases, 149 deaths, and 712 residents who have been cleared as recovered.

Today's positive cases per town/township:
Pleasantville - 10
Galloway Township - 8
Atlantic City - 4
Absecon, Egg Harbor Township - 3 each
Hammonton, Northfield - 2 each
Brigantine, Buena Borough, Hamilton Township, Margate City, Somers Point - 1 each

COVID-19 testing for Atlantic County residents continues tomorrow and Thursday at the County Public Works facility at Route 9 and Dolphin Avenue in Northfield. For a complete list of qualifications and to make an appointment, visit the county's website.

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