State Of Iowa Reporting 4,764 New Cases Of COVID-19 As Of This (Wed.) Morning; Dickinson Co. Reporting 43 New Cases
(Des Moines)-- The state of Iowa is reporting 4,764 new cases of COVID-19 for the previous 24 hours ending at 10:00 am this (Wed.) morning along with 26 additional virus-related deaths. The state's death toll is now at 1,898. There were 1,190 Iowans hospitalized with the virus, up from 1,135 Tuesday, setting yet another daily record. 210 were in intensive care units with 101 on ventilators.
Locally Dickinson county was among those seeing the highest increases from the past day, with 43 new cases. It brings the county's total number of cases to date to 1,017. Of those, 652 have recovered. Dickinson county's death toll remains at nine.