FORT MADISON (WGEM) -- The Lee County Health Department reported its 9th COVID-19 related death on Monday.
Health officials stated that due to Iowa Code Chapter 22 no information would be released about the victim.
Also Monday health officials announced 27 new test-positive cases were reported over the weekend. Of those, 12 cases were reported on Saturday, 11 on Sunday and 4 Monday.
To date Lee County health officials have reported 777 test-positive COVID_19 cases with 211 of those still being active.