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77 new COVID-19 cases announced in Iowa, 7 more deaths

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Posted at 3:18 PM, Apr 12, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-12 17:16:24-04

DES MOINES, Iowa. (KMTV) — The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) announced 77 more cases of COVID-19 Sunday, bringing the total in the state to 1,587.

Seven additional deaths were also announced, involving the following:

  • Linn County, 2 older adults (61-80 years), 4 elderly adults (81+)
  • Washington County, 1 elderly adult (81+)

The new cases involve the following, according to IDPH:

  • Benton County, 1 older adult (61-80 years)
  • Black Hawk County, 1 child (0-17 years), 1 adult (18-40 years), 2 middle-age adults (41-60 years), 1 older adult (61-80 years), 1 elderly (81+)
  • Buchanan County, 1 adult (18-40 years)
  • Clinton County, 1 adult (18-40 years)
  • Des Moines County, 1 middle-age adult (41-60 years)
  • Dubuque County, 1 adult (18-40 years), 2 middle-age adults (41-60 years)
  • Jasper County, 1 middle-age adult (41-60 years)
  • Johnson County, 1 adult (18-40 years), 7 middle-age adults (41-60 years)
  • Linn County, 2 adults (18-40 years), 3 middle-age adults (41-60 years), 2 older adults (61-80 years), 1 elderly (81+)
  • Louisa County, 1 adult (18-40 years), 5 middle-age adults (41-60 years)
  • Lyon County, 1 adult (18-40 years)
  • Marshall County, 3 middle-age adults (41-60 years),
  • Muscatine County, 4 middle-age adults (41-60 years), 2 older adults (61-80 years)
  • Osceola County, 1 middle-age adult (18-40 years)
  • Polk County, 6 adults (18-40 years), 3 middle-age adults (41-60 years), 3 older adults (61-80 years), 2 elderly adult (81+)
  • Scott County, 3 middle-age adults (41-60 years), 1 older adult (61-80)
  • Tama County, 2 adults (18-40 years), 6 middle-age adults (41-60 years), 1 older adult (61-80 years)
  • Warren County, 1 middle-age adult (41-60 years)
  • Washington County, 2 middle-age adults (41-60 years)

There have been 16,005 negative tests to date in Iowa.

IDPH said 674 Iowans have recovered from COVID-19.