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Iowa Dept. Of Public Health Reporting 19 Additional Cases Of COVID-19 In The State As Of Late This (Tues.) Morning

Tue 3-24-2020

(Des Moines)-- The Iowa Department of Public Health late this (Tues.) morning reported 19 more positive cases of COVID-19 in the state, bringing the total number so far to 124. The agency says there have been a total of 2,315 negative tests to date, which includes testing reported by the State Hygienic Lab and other labs.

None of the latest positive cases were reported from northwest Iowa.

According to IDPH, the locations and age ranges of the 19 individuals include:

Black Hawk county: 1 middle-aged adult (41-60 years)

Buchanan county: 1 middle-aged adult (41-60 years)

Cedar county: 1 older adult (61-80 years)

Dallas county: 1 middle-aged adult (41-60 years)

Jasper county: 1 older adult (61-80 years)

Johnson county: 1 middle-aged adult (41-60 years) and 1 older adult (61-80 years)

Muscatine county: 2 older adults (61-80 years)

Polk county: 3 adults (18-40 years); 1 middle-aged adult (41-60 years) and 1 older adult (61-80 years) 

Poweshiek county: 1 older adult (61-80 years)

Story county: 1 older adult (61-80 years)

Tama county: 1 middle-aged adult (41-60 years)

Warren county: 1 adult (18-40 years)

Washington county: 1 older adult (61-80 years)

Governor Kim Reynolds will hold a press conference at 2:30 pm today (Tues.) to give a further update on the situation.