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One dead and two hurt in Independence County three-vehicle collision

Posted on Sunday, January 8, 2017    

A three-vehicle collision in Independence County, Arkansas resulted in the death of one individual and the serious injuries of two others. The accident happened around 3 in the afternoon on Tuesday, January 3 along Highway 167 South.

The victim was identified as 67-year-old Batesville resident Paul Howard Teague and the injured were identified as 24-year-old Batesville resident Dalton Littleton and 24-year-old Rachel Keeling. According to preliminary investigations, Teague was traveling south along Highway 167 in a 1998 Jeep when he crossed the center line and proceeded to strike a 2010 Chevrolet and a 2014 Chevrolet. The collision wounded Littleton and Keeling in the process. Littleton and Keeling were transported to White River Medical Center for treatment of their injuries.

Our personal injury attorneys at McCutchen & Sexton – The Law Firm see the aftermath of far too many tragic accidents like this one, and our thoughts and condolences are with the families of the victim as they mourn the sudden loss of their loved one.