The state of New Jersey reported 1,301 new cases of Covid-19, the highest number since May 29, Gov. Phil Murphy said at a news conference.
New Jersey now has 211,148 total cases of coronavirus.
"That is a sobering number,” Murphy said.
There were 11 deaths reported, bringing the New Jersey statewide total to at least 14,373.
The positivity rate for the state is now at 3.69%, according to Murphy.
New Jersey also reported 652 people were hospitalized due to Covid-19, the highest reported number since Aug. 6.
There were 148 people in the intensive care unit and 52 of them are on ventilators.
NOTE: These numbers were released by the New Jersey Governor’s office and may not line up exactly in real time with CNN’s database drawn from Johns Hopkins University and the Covid Tracking Project.