The Iowa State Patrol reports that about 9:15 AM, 40-year-old Mindee Wilcox of Rossie, Iowa was northbound on Highway 71, four miles south of Spencer in a 2003 Jeep. Fifty-six-year-old Gary Yeager of Hershey, Nebraska was southbound on 71 in a 2009 Kenworth.
Wilcox lost control on the ice-covered road. Her vehicle slid across the centerline and was struck by the semi.
Wilcox died from injuries sustained in the accident.
Yeager was not injured.