Two men were killed and another was injured in a 3-vehicle accident Wednesday on Arkansas 138 in Drew County, according to a State Police preliminary accident report.
Sancheze Watkins, 25, of Parkdale, and Darren White, 28, of Monticello, were killed in the accident and David Swain, 51, of Monticello, was injured, according to the report.
White, the driver of a 2006 Cadillac, was traveling west on Arkansas 138 when his vehicle crossed the center line of the highway and struck an eastbound vehicle driven by Watkins and an eastbound vehicle driven by Swain.
The accident occurred at 5:30 p.m. Travel conditions were clear and the roadway was dry at the time of the accident.
At least 257 people have died on Arkansas roads this year, according to preliminary figures.