CORONAVIRUS IN NJ: Gov. Murphy confirms 9 deaths, 318 new cases overnight, statewide total now 742

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By 1010 WINS

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) --  On Thursday, New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy reported four additional coronavirus-related fatalities in the state, bringing the death total to nine. Murphy announced that there were 318 more positive cases with a total 742.

The governor said that because the state has been performing "aggressive testing" the number of cases is expected to increase.

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