An 88-year-old woman from Linwood and an 84-year-old woman from Northfield woman are the latest Atlantic County residents to die from complications of COVID-19.

According to health officials in Atlantic County, both were residents of long-term care facilities and had pre-existing medical conditions.

On Monday, Atlantic County reported 43 new COVID-19 cases among 16 men (ages 26 to 93) and 27 women (ages 18 to 97).

The countywide total now stands at 1,142 confirmed positive cases with 51 deaths.

Today's positive cases per town/township:
Absecon - 10
Northfield - 7
Egg Harbor Township - 6
Galloway Township, Hammonton - 4 each
Atlantic City - 3
Buena Vista Township, Margate City, Mullica Township, Pleasantville - 2 each
Buena Borough - 1

Drive-thru testing at Hamilton Mall continues on Tuesday and Thursday by appointment only for symptomatic county residents. For a full list of qualifications and to make an appointment, visit the county's website.

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