Iowa Reports 1,199 New Coronavirus Cases and 83 More Deaths

The latest numbers from the Iowa Department of Public Health shows 83 more Iowans have died from COVID-19 and 1,199 new cases have been reported.


The number of new positive tests reported brings the total number up to 298.065.


The data shows there have been 4,222 deaths from the virus in the state so far.  Of those deaths, 1,711 were residents of long term care facilities.


As of Tuesday morning, there were 552 hospitalized patients with the virus in the state, a decrease of 3 from the previous day.