The State of Iowa reported nearly 2,000 more Covid cases and 17 additional deaths on Sunday. 1,869 new cases were reported Sunday raising the total 243,931 cases. The 17 deaths increased that number to 2,682.
Jefferson County reported 3 deaths over the weekend bringing the total to 6. Deaths in surrounding Counties included Davis County with 2 bringing their total to 11, 2 also in Keokuk County, they are now at 9 and 1 in Henry County raising their total to 8.
According to state officials the number of people hospitalized with the virus declined to 918 on Sunday from Saturday’s total of 960. 195 of those patients are in ICU with 122 on ventilators.