Motorcycles involved in fatal Saturday night wreck

Oct 2, 2017

JONESBORO, Ark. – One man was killed and two were injured in a gruesome motorcycle accident late Saturday night near Jonesboro. It happened at 9:09 p.m. Saturday night, Sept. 30, on Highway 141, near Craighead Road 702, said the Arkansas State Police Preliminary Fatal Crash Summary. Three Harley Davidson motorcycles were driving north on 141

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Saturday wreck in Poinsett Co. claims life of Turrell man

Aug 30, 2017

LEPANTO, Ark. – A Turrell man died from injuries sustained in a wreck at Lepanto Saturday evening, an Arkansas State Police crash report said. Shortly before 9 p.m. Saturday night, August 26, Samuel B. Marshall, 59, of Turrell, Ark. was driving a 2005 Pontiac south on State Highway 135, the report by Cpl. Dwight Griffith

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Stop for school buses – it's the law

Aug 8, 2017

JONESBORO, Ark. – The upcoming school year makes this the perfect time to remind drivers in Arkansas to respect school buses and the laws requiring you to stop as they let children off and on.

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Jeep runs a red light causing accident near A-State on Sunday: JPD

Aug 7, 2017

JONESBORO, Ark. – Officers reported a two-vehicle roll over accident Sunday at the intersection of East Johnson Avenue and Marion Berry Parkway in Jonesboro. JPD Officer Dustin Smith reported at 12:21 p.m. on Sunday, August 6, 2017, JPD, JFD and ASU PD responded to a two vehicle roll over accident at the intersection of E.

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Pursuit ends in major wreck on I-555 at Bay

Aug 2, 2017

BAY, Ark. – The accident we reported on our Facebook page on I-555 at the Bay exit was from a police pursuit, an anonymous source tells NEA Report. The car was stopped at the Nestle Road exit on I-555 by State Police when it took off, I am told. At the Bay exit, the pursuit

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Two killed in Ash Flat wreck

Aug 1, 2017

ASH FLAT, Ark. – A beloved local couple was killed in a wreck in Ash Flat on Monday, the Spring River Chronicle reported. Around 4:30 p.m. Monday afternoon on U.S. 62, in front of Pizza Hut, in Ash Flat,  Nelson Gatewood, 93 and Phyllis Gatewood, 87, of Highland, were killed when the van they were driving

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High-speed pursuit goes from Craighead through Lawrence County before arrest

Jul 31, 2017

CASH, Ark. – A strange set of circumstances were involved in a traffic pursuit Saturday that began in Craighead County and ended in Lawrence County. Joseph A. Wolford, 41, of Hoxie, was arrested as the suspect in the crazy incident. The Craighead County Sheriff’s Office report said the incident began in Cash where Craighead County

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Two killed in Saturday wreck in Sharp County

Jul 29, 2017

HARDY, Ark. – A tragic accident on U.S. 63 claimed two lives Saturday afternoon south of Hardy. The accident happened at 12:43 p.m., the Arkansas State Police crash report said. A 1995 Harley Davidson Motorcycle, driven by Laughingbear Michaud, 59, of Paragould, was traveling northbound on U.S. 63 in Sharp County, south of Hardy, when

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