Iowa Add 1,906 New Coronavirus Cases and 24 Deaths on Tuesday

The latest numbers from the Iowa Department of Public Health show 24 more Iowans have died from COVID-19 and 1,906 new cases have been reported.


The total number of positive cases is now up to 230,902 and so far there have been 2,427 total deaths from the virus in the state so far.  Of those deaths, 1,069 were residents of long term care facilities.


As of Tuesday morning, there were 1,172 hospitalized patients with the virus in the state, up from 10 on Monday.  Of the hospitalized patients, 235 are in intensive care and 144 of those patient are on ventilators.