Appanoose County health officials announced six more residents have tested positive for COVID-19 over the last two days.
The positive cases are:
- two female adults (age 18-40)
- two males under 18 years of age
- one female older adult (age 61-80)
- one male older adult (age 61-80)
The new cases bring the total number of positive cases in Appanoose County to 28. According to health officials, all of the new positive cases are receiving appropriate medical care.
Appanoose County Public Health says it is working to identify anyone who may have come in direct contact with the affected individuals for identification purposes.
The latest numbers from the Iowa Department of Public Health shows 36,036 positive cases of the virus. 759 individuals have died from COVID-19.