Authorities reported a fatal two-vehicle accident that occurred on Sunday, around 4 p.m. on I-35 near Coulter, in Franklin County.
The preliminary report stated that a man identified as Deanna Allen, 48, was driving a Chevy Trax on the northbound, near mile market 165 when she crossed over to the other lane and collide with Freightliner semi that was moving on the southbound.
The crashed caused Allen’s vehicle to consumed in fire when it fell into the ditch.
The Iowa State Patrol confirmed Allen dead at the scene.
The officials did not reveal the health condition of the semi driver, identified as Kumar Sandeep, 26, of California.
There is no other available information regarding the incident.