Fatal car accidents in Arkansas
Posted on Thursday, July 2, 2015
Arkansas Online reported several accidents that happened on June 13 in the state, including the two following fatal traffic accidents.
An Arkansas State Police report showed that 36-year-old Tucker resident Cedric Herron succumbed to mortal injuries in a vehicular accident on Arkansas 165 in Lonoke County at around 5:23 p.m.
According to preliminary investigations made by the police, the driver of the 2002 Honda Accord in which Herron was a passenger failed to manage a curve, causing it to veer off the roadway, strike a tree, and rollover.
In a separate incident, a head-on collision between two vehicles in Jefferson County resulted in the death of 56-year-old Pine Bluff resident Clifton Shine, Jr.
Police said Shine was heading west on U.S. 270 in a 2008 Chrysler at around 12:50 a.m. when the vehicle he was driving collided head-on with a 2010 Chevrolet, which was going east on U.S. 270.