21-year-old Kaytlyn Herndon (Jonesboro) and 19-year-old Bonnie Taylor (Brookland) were fatally injured in a two-vehicle collision on Wednesday, June 13. Ms. Herndon (driver) and Ms. Taylor (passenger) were traveling north on Highway 135 in Corning in a 2012 Honda just before 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday morning. Their vehicle attempted to make a left hand turn onto Highway 62 but came into the path of a 2013 Timpte tractor-trailer headed east on Highway 62. Both were pronounced dead at the scene.
The full preliminary fatal crash summary is available HERE.
Weather conditions were reportedly clear and road conditions dry.
Accident Location: Highway 62 & Highway 135, Corning, Arkansas, Clay County: