Eighteen-year-old Alma man killed in one-vehicle accident Tuesday night on US Hghway 64 in Van Buren
An eighteen-year-old Alma man was killed Tuesday night in an accident on US Highway 64 behind Van Buren and Alma, according to information released by the Arkansas State Police.
Police say Jonathan Washburn was driving a 2001 Blazer eastbound on Alma Highway when he lost control, overcorrected, and went into a counter-clockwise correction. The Blazer went into a ditch in the median and rolled over before coming to rst in the westbound lane.
The accident, which was the 453 fatality of the year in Arkansas, occurred at 9:55 according to the ASP preliminary report.
Trooper Shawn Ellis noted clear weather conditions and a dry roadway at the time of the crash.