Iowa Reports 1,347 More COVID-19 Cases and 6 Deaths on Friday

The Iowa Department of Public Health is reporting 6 more COVID-19 deaths in the state and the positive tests of another 1,347 Iowans.


The data shows there have been 4,257 total deaths from the coronavirus in the state so far.  Of those deaths, 1,729 were residents of long term care facilities.


As of Friday morning, there were 513 hospitalized patients with the virus in the state, a decrease of 196 patients from the previous day.


A total of 302,789 Iowans have now tested positive for the coronavirus in Iowa since the pandemic began.