A Monticello woman died Friday following traffic accident on U.S. 425 South in Monticello.
Meredith J. Bone, 85, of Monticello, died of injuries she sustained in two-vehicle accident Friday afternoon when her southbound 2008 Lincoln Town car was struck by a northbound 2007 Volvo truck, according to an Arkansas State Police preliminary accident report citing an investigation conducted by Monticello Police Officer Larry Smith.
The accident occurred as Bone was made a left (south) turn onto the highway into the path of the truck, according to the police report.
Bone was transported to Drew Memorial Hospital where she died. The identity the truckdriver was not disclosed in the accident report.
The accident occurred at 4 p.m. The weather was clear and the roadway was dry, according to the accident report.