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Rollover Accident Claims the Life of Rector Resident, Alberto Escandon-Martinez

57-year-old Alberto Escandon-Martinez of Rector, Arkansas was fatally injured in a single-vehicle accident in Clay County on Saturday night, May 5. Shortly before 10:00 p.m. Mr. Escandon-Martinez was traveling north on Highway 119 south of Rector when he failed to navigate a curve. The 2006 Chevrolet Cobalt struck an embankment and rolled before coming to a rest. A second unidentified minor was a passenger in the vehicle and was transported to Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital.

The full preliminary fatal crash summary is available HERE.

According to Arkansas State Police conditions at the time were clear and dry.

Accident Location: Highway 119, Rector, Arkansas, Clay County: