Little River County woman killed in one-vehicle crash Tuesday night in Polk County
A 21-year-old Little River County woman died Tuesday as the result of a one-car accident Tuesday night on Polk County Road 26 East just east of the Oklahoma state line.
According to an initial narrative filed by the Arkansas State Police, Jessica J. Mann was driving a 2004 GMC Envoy westbound on the roadway when she veered off the southwest side of the road, reentered the two-lane stretch then exited on the opposite side. The GMC then struck a tree before coming to rest with facing north on the road.
Mann was pronounced dead at the scene, A passenger, 27-year-old Andy Arce of DeQueen was taken to the Mena Regional Medical Center where he was treated for undetermined injuries.
According to ASP trooper Seth Smedley thew weather was clear and the roadway was dry at the time of the accident.