Fatal Head-on Collision on Highway 69 in Izard County

58-year-old Kathy Pannell, of Melbourne, was fatally injured after her 1997 Oldsmobile Aurora crossed the centerline of state highway 69 in Izard County. Ms. Pannell’s vehicle struck a 2003 Ford Taurus head-on.   Arkansas State Police had no indication of why Ms. Pannell’s vehicle had crossed into oncoming traffic. Conditions at the time of... READ MORE

Icy I-49 Results in Fatal Accident Near West Fork

57-year-old Joseph Palasak, of Rogers, was fatally injured on Saturday, February 10th during a multi-car crash on an icy I-49 North, near the West Fork exit.   Cloudy and freezing rain conditions led to several vehicles colliding on an I-49 bridge near 5:45 p.m. As many as 20 vehicles were involved in the accident.... READ MORE

Arkansas Wreck Claims the Life of Jesus Fraier, Injures 7 Others

De Queen resident, Jesus Fraier was fatally injured in a collision Friday night, February 9th in Little River County. The 34-year-old was traveling north on Arkansas 71, just south of Wilton, when a southbound GMC truck crossed the centerline and struck Mr. Fraier’s Ford Focus.   According to Arkansas State Police, seven others were... READ MORE

Bauxite Graduate Fatally Injured in Drunk Driving Accident

21-year-old Zachary Turner, of Bauxite, was fatally injured in a rollover accident that happened around 12:45 a.m. on Monday, February 5th near the 500 block of Industrial Boulevard.   Five were involved in the single-vehicle accident. The driver, Alex Harper, was arrested for suspicion of underage DUI. The group was reportedly leaving a Super... READ MORE

68-year-old Shirley Ames Fatally Struck on I-430

Shirley Ames, of Russellville, was fatally injured after she attempted to retrieve something on Interstate 430 shortly after 6:45 p.m. on Monday, February 5th.   The accident occurred near the Crystal Hill Road exit in North Little Rock as Ms. Ames reportedly stepped onto Interstate 430 to retrieve an unknown item. Ms. Ames was... READ MORE

Wet Highway Leads to a Fatal Accident Involving 38-year-old April Geurin

38-year-old, April Geurin, of Strawberry, Arkansas was fatally injured when her 2016 Yukon slipped and left a wet Arkansas Highway 25 in Lawrence County, about a mile south of Lynn. The Yukon struck a ditch and then collided with several trees.   The accident occurred at approximately 8:00 a.m. Conditions at the time of... READ MORE