Iowa Reports 655 New Coronavirus Cases and No Deaths on Wednesday

The latest numbers from the Iowa Department of Public Health show, for the third day in a row, no more Iowans have been reported to have died from COVID-19.  There were 655 new cases of the virus.


The number of new positive COVID-19 tests reported for the time period brings the total number of individuals who have tested positive up to 358,139.


The data shows that so far, there have been 5,857 deaths from the coronavirus in the state so far.  Of those deaths, 2,296 were residents of long term care facilities.


A vaccine dashboard from the Department of Health shows 798,577 people are fully vaccinated against COVID-19.