NEW JERSEY – Gov. Phil Murphy announced New Jersey’s second death due to the coronavirus on Saturday evening.
The woman, who was in her 50s, was being treated at CentraState Medical Center in Monmouth County.
“Sad to announce our second death of an individual with #COVID19 – a female in her 50s who was being treated at @CentraState Medical Center in Monmouth County,” Murphy announced on Twitter.
“Please wash your hands frequently and practice social distancing. We will get through this together.”
Earlier on Saturday, New Jersey officials announced that the number of people with the coronavirus in the state had risen to 50.
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