Wapello County Public Health and Wapello County Emergency management announced the deaths of four county residents from COVID-19 Monday night.
Three of the individuals who passed away were over 80 years old. The fourth resident was over the age of 70. Currently, 76 deaths have been attributed to the virus in Wapello County.
Health officials say 12 residents tested positive for the virus on Monday. There are currently 9 individuals who are hospitalized. According to the latest update from the Wapello County EMA, there are 447 active cases of the virus.