It’s happening in Union County.READ MORE: COVID Vaccine In NYC: New Yorkers Leave Appointment Stress Behind As City-Run Sites Begin Accepting Walk-Ins For Anyone Over Age 50
Health officials say cases were reported between Feb. 3-26.
There have been 14 confirmed cases. One of those patients has died.READ MORE: COVID Vaccine In New York: Walk-In Appointments Offered To All New Yorkers Over 50 At City-Run Sites
The health department says the patient who died was a Union County man in his late 60s.
“This is a continuing investigation. The risk to anyone who lives in Union County is very small,” New Jersey Health Commissioner Judith Persichilli said in a statement.MORE NEWS: Over 1 Year Into Pandemic, Doctors Discouraged By Patients Still Delaying Routine Medical Appointments
Doctors say Legionnaires’ symptoms include fever, chills, cough, shortness of breath, muscle aches and headache.