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Train Strikes Vehicle in Southeast Arkansas, Fatally Injuring Teenager

18-year-old Chase Andrew Barbee, of Montrose, Arkansas, lost his life Tuesday when the truck he was driving was struck by a northbound train near Montrose.

Mr. Barbee’s 1996 Dodge Dakota was traveling across the railroad tracks near U.S. 82B and U.S. 165 around 3:10 p.m. on Tuesday, January 30th.

Another unnamed victim was transported to Arkansas Children’s Hospital.

Accident Location: Near Montrose, Arkansas, roughly 30 miles north of the Arkansas-Louisiana border