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Rollover crash kills Glenwood man, troopers say

A Glenwood man died in a single-car crash about 6 p.m. Sunday off Arkansas 8, according to an Arkansas State Police fatal crash summary. Micah Graves, 38, was driving a 2000 Chevy Silverado west on the highway when the car left the road in a curve and struck the tree line, according to the report. This impact caused the car to roll over, ejecting Graves.
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'Super shelters' at bus stops weighed in Central Arkansas

Rock Region Metro is considering adding large covered areas known as "super shelters" to a few local bus stops to provide a safe area for its riders. The transit agency's board approved adopting a resolution Tuesday authorizing the agency to pursue Transportation Alternatives Program funds from the Arkansas Department of Transportation in the amount of $625,000 to construct five super shelters at three high-ridership locations.
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3 pedestrians among 4 fatalities on roads

At least four people died, including three pedestrians, in accidents. An El Dorado man died after an accident caused him to be ejected from a vehicle and onto a road Friday, according to Arkansas State Police in a preliminary accident report. Jeremy Vines, 42, was traveling west in a 2000...
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Conway gas price survey: Cheapest station saves $0.28 per gallon

(CONWAY, AR) Depending on where you fill up in Conway, you could be saving up to $0.28 per gallon on gas. According to a survey by GasBuddy, Sam's Club at 1250 S Amity Rd was the cheapest station in the area, with regular listed at $2.61 per gallon at the pumps Wednesday. That was compared to Alon at 1905 Old Morrilton Hwy, where a gallon of regular was selling for $2.89.
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Arkansas 7 lane closings planned

Work to preserve the Whig Creek Bridge on Arkansas 7 in Russellville will require overnight lane closings starting Monday, the Arkansas Department of Transportation said. Crews will close one lane of Arkansas 7 between Okie Doke Road and the Arkansas River bridge from 7 p.m. Monday to 7 a.m. Tuesday and continuing daily during those same hours, weather permitting, until the work is complete.

Union City Church Van Involved in Arkansas Crash

Reports say at least 11 people were injured, when a Union City church van was involved in an accident Saturday in Arkansas. Clay County Sheriff Terry Miller told WREG in Memphis, that all 11 injured were passengers on the van from First United Pentecostal Church of Union City. The two...

Wreck near El Dorado takes life of driver

Jeremy Vines, 42, of El Dorado was killed about 12:05 a.m. Friday in a single-vehicle wreck on Mount Holly Road. According to a preliminary Arkansas State Police report, Vines was driving a 2000 model Honda CR-V west on Mount Holly Road at Agnes Road, just northwest of the El Dorado city limits.
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3 pedestrians on I-30 killed in Miller County

Two minors and a woman, all pedestrians on Interstate 30 in Miller County, were killed by vehicles after 1 a.m. Thursday, Arkansas State Police troopers said. A tractor-trailer was traveling east on I-30 at mile marker 15, near exit 18 for Fulton, around 1:20 a.m. Thursday, according to a preliminary crash report from state police.

Three Pedestrians Killed on Interstate 30

Three pedestrians were struck and killed on Interstate 30 near the 15 mile marker early Thursday morning according to Arkansas State Police. According to two separate fatal crash reports the incidents happened around 1:20 a.m. Thursday morning. According to the first report an unknown vehicle was traveling east on I-30...

Rollover wreck kills Glenwood man

A vehicle left Arkansas 8 near Glenwood in Montgomery County about 6:03 p.m. Saturday, ejecting and killing the driver. According to a preliminary Arkansas State Police report, Micah Graves, 38, of Glenwood was westbound on Arkansas 8. As he attempted to negotiate a curve, the 2000 model Chevrolet Silverado went off the north side of the highway. The right front bumper struck a tree, causing the truck to roll over. Graves was ejected and died at the scene.
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I-30 off-ramp in North Little Rock set to close next week

The Arkansas Department of Transportation will close a busy downtown North Little Rock exit ramp from Interstate 30 to accommodate a new phase of work in the nearly $1 billion 30 Crossing project. The I-30 eastbound exit to Broadway will be closed until the end of 2022 starting Wednesday night.
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ARDOT begins phase 2 of repairs on fractured I-40 bridge

LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas — It's been more than a month since a major crack was discovered on the Hernando Desoto bridge, shutting it down completely. The Arkansas Department of Transportation said the repairs are moving swiftly. Phase 1 is now complete. Temporary brackets are in place around the fractured area....
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Springdale crash kills rider in BMW

A 75-year-old Springdale woman died Tuesday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash, according to an Arkansas State Police report. About 5:03 p.m., Connie Ethel Blagg was a passenger in a 2000 BMW that turned left in front of a 2000 Chevrolet Silverado pickup at East Huntsville Road and North Monitor Road, the report read.
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3 people killed in crashes on roadways in Arkansas

A Glenwood woman died in a two-vehicle crash late Tuesday afternoon on Arkansas 8 in rural Clark County, according to an Arkansas State Police report. Makesha Golden, 35, was a passenger in a 2007 Dodge Charger that was attempting to turn onto Arkansas 8 from Owens Road when the vehicle was struck by an eastbound 2018 Ford F-150 at 5:27 p.m., according to the report.