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Kelli Kurth Fatally Injured in I-55 Collision with 18-Wheeler

51-year-old Kelli Kurth (Harrisburg, AR) was fatally injured in an accident that took place on Saturday, January 12, 2019.

At approximately 8:16 p.m. Ms. Kurth was traveling north as a passenger in a 2017 Lexus on Interstate 55 near mile marker 13 in Marion. The vehicle Ms. Kurth was in swerved to avoid a Freightliner semi-truck traveling north on Interstate 55, but the vehicle struck the rear of the 18-wheeler.

Conditions at the time of the accident were reportedly wet and raining.

Additional Details: Arkansas State Police Preliminary Fatal Crash Summary

Accident Location: I-55 (mile marker 13), Marion, Arkansas, Crittenden County: