A Marshalltown woman died early Friday morning in a crash on Iowa Highway 14 in Marshall County, according to Iowa State Patrol.
Ochoa was traveling north just before 8 a.m. when a car driving in the opposite direction crossed the center line and struck Ochoa’s Dodge Caravan head-on. She was declared dead at the scene.
The driver of the car driving southbound was 17-year-old Hattie Hugen of Laurel. She was injured in the crash and flown to Blank Children’s Hospital in Des Moines.
A passenger in Ochoa’s car, Alberta Aguilera-Tellez, 36, of Marshalltown, was injured and taken to Mercy Medical Center.
The accident is still under investigation.