Icy Roads Result in Fatal Wreck on Interstate 40

61-year-old Jose Argueta (Van Buren, AR) was fatally injured in an accident that took place on Monday, January 13, 2020.

Shortly after 6:30 a.m. Mr. Argueta was driving east on I-40 when his vehicle lost control crossing an icy bridge near mile marker 24 (Mulberry Exit). Mr. Argueta’s vehicle (2007 Toyota) left the interstate striking two trees before coming to a rest.

Road conditions were icy at the time of the accident.

Additional Details: Arkansas State Police Preliminary Fatal Accident Report

Accident Location: I-40 Eastbound (near mile marker 24), Mulberry, Arkansas, Franklin County:

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