NJTV News: September 29, 2020

NJ Spotlight News | September 29, 2020 | Full Episodes

The global coronavirus death toll has now surpassed 1 million people, at least that we know of, according to Johns Hopkins University. 20% of those deaths were suffered in the U.S, even as numbers of new cases tick downward nationwide.

The state is updating the coronavirus quarantine travel advisory list to help contain the spread by adding Colorado and removing Arizona and Virginia from the list. There are now a total of 34 states and territories on the advisory.

New Jersey health officials are seeing a resurgence of infections in some parts of the state. Health officials reported 505 new positive tests, pushing the state’s cumulative total to 204,563. Ten new confirmed deaths were reported for a total of 16,117 confirmed and probable lives lost.