Two Lives Lost in Fatal Head-On Collision near Mena

68-year-old Deborah Jean Black (Norman, AR) and 69-year-old Roseanna Markham (Norman, AR) were both fatally injured in an accident that occurred on Friday, February 7, 2020.

At approximately 6:22 p.m. Ms. Markham and Ms. Black, along with an unidentified female minor, were traveling west on Highway 8 near Board Camp when an eastbound vehicle (Ford F-250) crossed the centerline and struck their vehicle (2016 Chrysler Van) head-on.

40-year-old Jeffery Clayton Cude (Mena, AR) was transported with injuries following the accident.

Conditions were reportedly clear and dry.

Additional Details: Arkansas State Police Preliminary Fatal Accident Report

Accident Location: Highway 8 East, Board Camp/Mena, Arkansas, Polk County

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