Arkansas State Police Trooper Whitney investigated a fatal pedestrian crash Monday Night around 10:45 on Highway 270 West at Piney Junction.
Stephen L. Davis, 46, of Hot Springs was struck and killed by a westbound 2008 Chrysler 300 as he was crossing the highway on foot at the east end of the intersection.
The Garland County Sheriff’s Patrol responded quickly and assisted as needed.
Piney Fire & Rescue Troops closed the highway, directed traffic and otherwise assisted as necessary.
LifeNet Dispatched an Ambulance Crew to the scene, but the situation was very tragic, very early on and they were not successful with medical assistance they may have provided to the victim.
Garland County Coroner Stuart Smedley conducted the investigation for his office and pronounced the victim dead at the scene.
Weather conditions at the time of the crash were dry and clear.
The intersection was closed for at least an hour and a half.