CoronavirusHealth & LivingNewsPolitics & Government

UPDATE: 15 total confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Floyd County; 4 new cases on May 21st

The number confirmed COVID-19 cases was stuck at 11 for almost a week between May 15th and the 20th. Also on May 15th, Floyd County tested a record 132 people; only confirming one case that day.  

After that day, Floyd County drastically slowed down testing. Even with minimal testing, the area confirmed 4 new cases on May 21st – pushing the grand total to 15. 

Cerro Gordo County with 20 confirmed cases, is the only adjacent county to Floyd with more cases. Cerro Gordo County has nearly 3-times the amount of people. 

Floyd County is sitting at 1 coronavirus-related death.

In brighter news, 8 of the 15 Floyd County COVID-19 cases have fully recovered from the virus.


Carter Melrose

Carter bullied his way onto the KCHA radio waves after spending 4 years at the University of Iowa as a studying journalist. He writes news, short stories, features, but more than anything, he has a proclivity to wax philosophically.
Back to top button

Adblock Detected

Please consder supporting us by disabling your ad blocker