Clay County Head-On Collision Fatally Injures Richard McGonigal

62-year-old Richard McGonigal (Doniphan, MO) was fatally injured in an accident that took place shortly before 6:00 a.m. on Thursday, December 13.

At approximately 5:55 a.m. Mr. McGonigal was traveling south on Highway 67 near Clay County Road 142 in Corning. According to a police report, 59-year-old Destan Rasitovik’s (Middletown, NY) vehicle struck Mr. McGonigal’s head-on.

Mr. McGonigal was driving a 1995 Dodge vehicle. Mr. Rasitovik was traveling in a 2015 Volvo. Weather conditions at the time of the accident were rainy and road conditions wet.

The full Arkansas State Police preliminary fatal crash summary is available HERE.

Accident Location: Highway 67 (near Clay County Road 142), Corning, Arkansas, Clay County: