fatal accident


An Ashley County man lying in the roadway on Arkansas 133 in Ashley County Tuesday evening died after he was struck by a vehicle, according to an Arkansas State Police preliminary accident report.

Jashon Daniels, 28, of North Crossett, was the was lying in the inside southbound land of Arkansas 133 near Fairview Road when he was struck by a southbound Hyundai Sonata, according to the accident report.

The identity of the driver of the vehicle was not included in the accident report.

The accident occurred on November 17 at 6:21 p.m. The weather was clear and the roadway was dry when the accident occurred.

At least 556 people have died on Arkansas roads this year, according to preliminary figures.