A two car accident on Highway 20 in Hardin County Saturday morning claimed the life of the driver and injured two people. The Iowa State Patrol identified the name of the victim as 70-year-old Bonnie Biller of Milledgeville, Illinois.

The accident report stated that a 1997 Mercury Mystique driven by 20-year-old Patrick Eason of Battle Creek,Iowa was traveling westbound on Highway 20 when he lost control of his car. The Eason vehicle then crossed the median heading into the path of an eastbound 1999 Lincoln Towncar driven by Bonnie Biller.

Biller was pronounced dead on arrival at Ellsworth Municipal Hospital in Iowa Falls. Biller’s husband, 71-year-old George Biller and Eason were both taken to Ellsworth Hospital for treatment of their injuries. Charges are pending with the accident still under investigation.

By Pat Powers, KQWC, Webster City