Iowa Reports 1,335 New Coronavirus Cases and 62 More Deaths on Wednesday

The latest numbers from the Iowa Department of Public Health show 62 Iowans have died from COVID-19 and 1,335 new cases have been reported.


The number of new positive tests for the 24 hour period, brings the number of new positive tests to 307,568.


The data shows there have been 4,394 total deaths from the coronavirus in the state so far.  Of those deaths, 1,806 were residents of long term care facilities.


As of Wednesday, there are 474 hospitalized patients with the virus in the state, down 490 from the previous day.