Rainy Conditions Result in Fatal Benton County Wreck

69-year-old Xai P. Xiong (Siloam Springs, AR) was fatally injured in an accident that occurred on Thursday, October 24, 2019.

At approximately 5:48 p.m. Mr. Xiong was traveling north on State Highway 43 south of Maysville when his vehicle ran off the roadway to the right. Mr. Xiong’s vehicle (2006 Toyota Camry) overcorrected before crossing back across the northbound lane of traffic and entering the southbound lane of traffic. A southbound vehicle (2009 Toyota Tundra) struck Mr. Xiong’s vehicle on the passenger side.

29-year-old Kendall Nguyen (Siloam Springs, AR) was injured while driving the 2009 Toyota Tundra at the time of the accident.

An unidentified minor male passenger in Mr. Xiong’s vehicle was also reportedly injured in the accident.

Conditions were rainy and wet at the time of the accident.

Additional Details: Arkansas State Police Preliminary Fatal Accident Report

Accident Location: State Highway 43 (near Coats Road), Maysville, Arkansas, Benton County: