Iowa officials announce 263 new COVID-19 cases, 5 additional deaths

Elias Hubbard
May 25, 2020

The Iowa Department of Public Health said that 16,767 confirmed cases of COVID-19 had been reported since the start of the pandemic.

The total number of cases in Palm Beach County has now reached 5,140, and 107 cases have been reported in Monroe County.

The daily increase in deaths is the highest reported.

As of Saturday, the state had recorded almost 15-thousand cases of COVID-19, and over 500 deaths.

There are 362 Iowans now hospitalized, while 9,187 Iowans have recovered. One of these deaths was reported out of Hancock County. She has been asymptomatic, was tested for COVID-19 on Friday, and received a positive result Sunday.

4,336 tests were reported to state officials in the last 24 hours.

Eight of the deaths reported Saturday were confirmed to be between May 7 and May 16 after being identified through death certificate reports, one of those the death In Hancock County. They expected new information to resume being posted at around 6:00 a.m. on Monday, May 25. The KCCI news team brings you the best in local coverage and all the top stories from across the state.

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