Mark C. Pevey, 25, was traveling north on Midway Route at 7:30 a.m. when his truck collided with a log truck, according to a preliminary Arkansas State Police report. The report listed Drew County Deputy Christopher Donaldson as the investigating officer.
According to the report, the log truck was entering Midway Route from the east side of the road to turn south when Pevey’s truck collided with the rear axle of the Freightliner log truck.
Pevey was transported to Jefferson Regional Medical Center where he died. His death marks the second traffic fatality in Arkansas in 2014, according to State Police.