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Clarksville Eighteen-Wheeler Wreck Results in Both Driver’s Death

40-year-old Julio C. Mieres Capote (Baytown, TX) and 48-year-old Cynthia Marie Napier (Waldron, AR) were fatally injured in an accident on Wednesday, June 27.

At approximately 12:50 p.m., Mr. Capote was southbound on State Highway 21 in a 1998 Kenworth semi-truck. Ms. Napier was northbound on State Highway 21 in a 2005 Honda along with two unnamed minors. Mr. Capote’s 18-wheeler overturned after crossing the centerline and over-correcting. The semi-truck slid into Ms. Napier’s vehicle.

Conditions at the time were reportedly clear and dry.

The two minors were transported to Arkansas Children’s Hospital in Little Rock.

The full preliminary fatal crash summary is available HERE.

Accident Location: State Highway 21, Clarksville, Arkansas, Johnson County: