Two Teenagers Dead After Car Strikes Tree Fallen Across I-30

18-year-old Olivia S. Williams (Prescott, AR) and 19-year-old Lenell M. Johnson (Prescott, AR) were fatally injured in an accident that took place on Sunday, May 26, 2019.

At approximately 1:45 a.m. Ms. Johnson was driving a 2012 Chrysler 200 west on Interstate 30 north of Prescott. Ms. Williams and 18-year-old Adrianna S. Giles (Prescott, AR) were passengers in the vehicle. Their vehicle struck a tree that was laid across the lane of I-30. The vehicle lost control and collided with the rear of a 2014 Kenworth 18-wheeler parked on the shoulder of I-30.

Conditions at the time were reportedly clear and dry.

Additional Details: Arkansas State Police Preliminary Fatal Accident Reports

Accident Location: Interstate 30 near mile marker 48, Prescott, Arkansas, Nevada County: