A Rison man died Sunday of injuries he sustained in a January 17 vehicle accident in Cleveland County.

Walter Lee Harris, 89, was traveling north on Arkansas 35 when he lost control of his vehicle in a curve. The vehicle left the east side of the highway and traveled north along the roadside where it struck a barbed wire fense and two two trees.

The accident occurred on January 17 at 11:10 a.m.

Harris was taken to the Dallas County Medical Center where he died on January 20.

Travel conditions were cloudy and the roadway was dry at the time of the accident.

At least 21 people have died on Arkansas roads this year, according to preliminary figures.