Iowa Reports 12 Deaths and 508 New COVID-19 Cases

The Iowa Department of Public Heath is reporting the deaths of 12 more Iowans from COVID-19.


In the last 24 hours, between 10am and 10am Tuesday, 508 more positive test results were reported.  A total of 75,275 Iowans have now tested positive for the coronavirus, of them, 54,257 are considered recovered.


The statewide death toll from COVID-19 now stands at 1,233.  Of those, 651 were residents of long term care facilities.  There are currently 36 outbreaks affecting more than 800 residents at Iowa long term care facilities.


There are currently 284 Iowans hospitalized with COVID-19, with 74 in the ICU and 29 on ventilators.