Pedestrian -county vehicle accident on Christmas Eve kills 40-year-old Fayetteville man
A Christmas Eve pedestrian accident in Fayetteville took the life of a Washington County man according to information from the Arkansas Stat Police.
Police say 40 year-old Joshua B, Baucom was walking along Huntsville Road when he was stuck by a westbound 2016 Chevy Tahoe at just after 6 p.m Friday night. The Tahoe was being driven by a Washington County Sheriff Department deputy, according tosources,
Baucom was taken to Washington County Regional Medical Center by ambulance after the incident where he was pronounced dead of his injuries. His body was sent to the Arkansas Crime Lab for an autopsy.
Cpl. Samuel Calvillo if the Fayetteville Police Department investigated the accident and said weather conditions were clear and the roadway was dry at the time of the incident.