Iowa Adds 580 Coronavirus Cases and 17 More Deaths on Tuesday

The latest numbers from the Iowa Department of Public Health show 17 more Iowans have died from COVID-19 and 580 new cases have been reported.


The number of new positive COVID-19 tests brings the state’s total of positive tests to 100,632.


Of the people who have tested positive 78,057 have recovered.


The data shows there have been 1,481 total deaths from the coronavirus in the state so far.  Of those deaths, 747 were residents of long term care facilities.


As of Tuesday morning, there are 463 hospitalized with the virus in the state.  Of those patients, 114 are in intensive care with 44 of them on ventilators.