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An El Dorado woman was killed and a Monticello man was injured Friday morning in a two-vehicle accident in Union County.

Ashley Nicole Wilson, 22, of El Dorado was traveling east on U.S. 82 when her Volvo sedan crossed the center line and into the path of a westbound Ford pickup truck driven by Charlie H. Smith, 74, of Monticello, according to a State Police preliminary accident report.

Wilson died in the accident. Smith was injured and taken to the Medical Center of South Arkansas.

The accident occurred on September 15 at 7:23 a.m. Travel conditions were clear and the roadway was dry at the time of the accident, according to State Police.

At least 342 people have died on Arkansas roads this year.



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