Virginia Man Fatally Injured on I-40 in Arkansas

Virginia Man Fatally Injured on I-40 in Arkansas

33-year-old Timothy Cook (Suffolk, Virginia) was fatally injured in an accident on Friday, April 23, 2021.

Mr. Timothy Cook was standing outside his vehicle on the south shoulder of I-40 when he was struck by a vehicle. The vehicle (2018 Kia Soul) was traveling east on Interstate 40 when it began to hydroplane near mile marker 97 between Atkins and Morrilton and left the roadway.

Heavy rain and wet road conditions were persistent at the time of the accident.

Additional Details: Arkansas State Police Preliminary Fatal Accident Report

For more information about obtaining a full copy of the accident report: How to Obtain a Police Report in AR

Accident Location: I-40 (near mile marker 97), Atkins, Arkansas, Pope County:

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