A woman perished in an automobile accident on Wednesday in Mississippi County, Arkansas State Police report.
Brittany Shanice Woodson, 27, of Blytheville, was driving a 2021 Nissan Sentra north on I-55 Wednesday afternoon when the accident happened.
The report says while traveling on the inside lane at 3:34 PM, Woodson approached a large Freightliner truck stationary on I-55 North in the outside lane. She attempted to change lanes to avoid collision with the other vehicle and lost control of her own. The report says she then overcorrected and collided with the rear end of the truck’s trailer.
She was pronounced dead at the scene at 4:34 PM.
Weather conditions were clear and roads were dry at the time of the accident.