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Driver and Passenger Killed After Vehicle Overturns in Marked Tree Wreck

20-year-old Briana Howard (Lepanto, AR) and 19-year-old Misty Wilbanks (Jonesboro, AR) were fatally injured in an accident that took place in Marked Tree, Arkansas on Friday, December 28.

At approximately 8:30 p.m. Ms. Howard was traveling north on Elm Street (Highway 308) in Marked Tree. Ms. Wilbanks and 43-year-old Terry Wofford (Marked Tree) were passengers in the vehicle (2013 Chevrolet Impala). The vehicle ran off the road and struck a tree on the right-hand side of Elm Street before overturning.

Conditions at the time were reportedly clear and dry.

The full Arkansas State Police preliminary fatal crash summary is available HERE.

Accident Location: Highway 308 (Elm Street), Marked Tree, Arkansas, Poinsett County: