Twelve deaths, 340 new COVID-19 cases reported Tuesday


DES MOINES, Iowa — The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) was notified Tuesday of 12 deaths from COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 367. An additional 340 positive cases were reported for a total of 15,296 positive cases, including 795 in Dallas County.

According to IDPH data, 21.7% of the 3,685 tests administered in Dallas County were positive, with 432 people recovered and 11 deaths. Dallas County is sixth statewide in number of deaths.

Full COVID-19 case information can be found on the IDPH website, including county-level statistics.

A status report of monitoring and testing of COVID19 in Iowa is provided on the IDPH website. In addition, a public hotline has been established for Iowans with questions about COVID-19. The line is available 24/7 by calling 2-1-1 or 1-800-244-7431.


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