Fatal Traffic Accidents on Arkansas Roads


INDEPENDENCE COUNTY, FAULKNER COUNTY, Ark. -- Two men died in accidents on Arkansas roads Saturday, according to Arkansas State Police.

51-year-old Ronnie Brackett died in a wreck in Independence County around 2:00 a.m. on State Highway 25 north of Locust Grove.

According to a preliminary report, Brackett's truck went off the road and overcorrected, went out of control and struck a telephone pole. 

37-year-old Jacob Dorado of Quitman died in an accident near Guy in Faulkner County around 8:00 p.m. at 141 Mill Bridge Road.

Another man was injured in that accident.

The preliminary report says the truck driven by Dorado went out of control in a curve and overturned.

Both investigations are continuing.

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