Iowa Reports 1,930 New Coronavirus Cases and 5 Deaths on Thursday

The latest numbers from the Iowa Department of Public Health show 5 more Iowans have died from COVID-19 and 1,930 new cases have been reported.


The number of new positive tests brings the total number of positive tests to 291,394.


The data shows there have been 4,065 total deaths from the coronavirus in the state so far.  Of those deaths, 1,139 were residents of long term care facilities.


As of Thursday morning, there were 613 hospitalized patients with the virus, an increase of 9 from the previous day.