Iowa Adds 1,475 New Coronavirus Cases on Tuesday and 67 More Deaths

The latest numbers from the Iowa Department of Public Health show 67 more Iowans have died from COVID-19 and 1,475 new cases have been reported.


The number of new positive tests reported brings the total number of positive tests up to 276,948.  So far, there have been 3,812 total deaths from the coronavirus in the state so far.  Of those deaths, 1,138 were residents of long term care facilities.


As of Tuesday morning, there were 620 hospitalized patients with the virus in the state, up 34 from the previous day.