Arkansas Motorcycle Wreck Near Jasper Claims Louisiana Man’s Life

61-year-old Giles D. Gober (Monroe, Louisiana) was fatally injured in an accident that occurred on Friday, September 20, 2019.

Shortly after 12:00 p.m. Mr. Gober was traveling west on State Highway 74 in just east of Jasper when he failed to negotiate a right-hand curve. Mr. Gober’s motorcycle (2011 Victory) crossed the centerline before leaving the roadway and striking a concrete curb.

60-year-old Ellen B. Gober (Monroe, LA) was a passenger who sustained injuries during the accident.

Weather conditions were rainy and road conditions wet at the time of the accident.

Additional Details: Arkansas State Police Preliminary Fatal Accident Report

Accident Location: State Highway 74 (east of State Highway 7), Jasper, Arkansas, Newton County: