An acccident on a foggy Highway 30 Monday morning claimed the life of a Newhall woman , according to the Iowa State Patrol.

The accident happened at the intersection of Highway 30 and 30th Avenue (201), north of Norway, at about 8:45 a.m.

The ISP says that a northbound 2002 Chevy Avalanche entered the intersetion and was collided with an eastbound 2016 Chevy Equinox.

Authorities pronounced Delores Pickering, age 78, dead at the scene. Injured were Charles and Regina Ancelet, both 63, of Norway. The Iowa State Patrol says seatbelt use saved the lives of the couple. They were taken by ambulance to St. Luke’s Hospital in Cedar Rapids.

The accident remains under investigation; authorities say low visibility due to fog was a factor.