CARROLL, Iowa | One woman is dead and two others injured following a traffic accident Monday afternoon on U.S. Highway 71 and 180th Street.
At about 1:53 p.m. the Iowa State Patrol responded to the scene of the accident.
A Chevy Malibu, driven by Kera Ann Shriver of Jefferson, Iowa, was driving southbound on Highway 71 when it collided with a northbound Honda Civic, driven by Debra Kay Clausen, of Carroll.
Carol Jane Roetker, 56, of Carroll, was a passenger in Clausen’s car. She was pronounced dead at the scene.
Shriver, 23, and Clausen, 39, suffered injuries and were taken to St. Anthony’s Hospital. All three were wearing their seatbelts.
The crash is currently under investigation. The Iowa State Patrol was assisted at the scene by the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office.