Highway 16 Wreck Results in John Hampton’s Death

30-year-old John Hampton (Jasper, AR) was fatally injured in an accident that occurred on Monday, July 1, 2019.

At approximately 11:50 a.m. Mr. Hampton was driving west on State Highway 16 in Deer when his vehicle (2014 Toyota Tacoma) left the highway while attempting to negotiate a curve and struck a tree. The accident occurred west of Nail.

Conditions at the time were reportedly clear and dry.

Additional Details: Arkansas State Police Preliminary Fatal Accident Report

Accident Location: State Highway 16, Deer, Arkansas, Newton County: