fatal accident


A 49-year-old Dermott man died Monday in a one-vehicle crash at on U.S. 165 in Gillett, according to an Arkansas State Police preliminary accident report.

According to the report, Louis L. Proby was driving a 2002 Buick south on U.S. 165 near D.A. Richter Lane in Gillett Monday when he lost control of the vehicle. The vehicle left the roadway and overturned.

Conditions were clear and dry at the time of the crash, according to the report.

At least 92 people have died on Arkansas roads this year, according to preliminary figures.

Trooper Nick Burleson investigated the accident.