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Fatal Injury Tiny Car Crash At Jetson Loop – GARLAND COUNTY

Arkansas State Police Sergeant Oseguera supervised the investigation of a 3 vehicle fatal injury crash today around 1PM today on Highway 270 West at Jetson Loop.

ASP Trooper Sheldon explained in the Arkansas Preliminary Fatal Crash Report that the 3 vehicles were all traveling west.  The black SUV came to a stop based on a car in traffic turning and the silver tiny car was slowing or near stopped when it was rear-ended by the white sedan (the tiny car was rammed from behind by the white sedan and shoved into the rear of the black SUV).

Fatal Injury Tiny Car Crash At Jetson Loop – GARLAND COUNTY

The highway immediately became blocked and 911 Dispatchers began receiving calls reporting the crash.

The Garland County Sheriff’s Department responded quickly and assisted as necessary.

Piney Fire & Rescue Troops responded quickly.  They took charge of traffic control, assisted with accessing patients and patient care.  They also assisted with clean-up duties.

LifeNet dispatched at least 1 Ambulance Crew and the EMS Supervisor to the scene.  At least 1 person was injured and transported to the hospital by ambulance.

The Garland County Coroner’s Office pronounced John H. Ostman, 71, of Royal, dead at the scene.  Mr. Ostman was the driver of the tiny car.

Ernie’s Wrecker Service took charge of and removed at least 1 of the vehicles from the scene.

Fatal Injury Tiny Car Crash At Jetson Loop – GARLAND COUNTY
Fatal Injury Tiny Car Crash At Jetson Loop – GARLAND COUNTY
Fatal Injury Tiny Car Crash At Jetson Loop – GARLAND COUNTY

Traffic was stopped on Highway 270 West at this location for at least an hour and a half.

Fatal Injury Tiny Car Crash At Jetson Loop – GARLAND COUNTY

Fatal Injury Tiny Car Crash At Jetson Loop – GARLAND COUNTY

Rear-end damage on the black SUV.

Fatal Injury Tiny Car Crash At Jetson Loop – GARLAND COUNTY

Fatal Injury Tiny Car Crash At Jetson Loop – GARLAND COUNTY

Fatal Injury Tiny Car Crash At Jetson Loop – GARLAND COUNTY

Fatal Injury Tiny Car Crash At Jetson Loop – GARLAND COUNTY

Pedestrian In Traffic Struck By Car And Killed At Piney Junction – GARLAND COUNTY

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.

Pedestrian In Traffic Struck By Car And Killed At Piney Junction – GARLAND COUNTY

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.

Pedestrian In Traffic Struck By Car And Killed At Piney Junction – GARLAND COUNTY
Pedestrian In Traffic Struck By Car And Killed At Piney Junction – GARLAND COUNTY
Pedestrian In Traffic Struck By Car And Killed At Piney Junction – GARLAND COUNTY

Weather conditions at the time of the crash were dry and clear.

The intersection was closed for at least an hour and a half.

Pedestrian In Traffic Struck By Car And Killed At Piney Junction – GARLAND COUNTY

Pedestrian In Traffic Struck By Car And Killed At Piney Junction – GARLAND COUNTY

Pedestrian In Traffic Struck By Car And Killed At Piney Junction – GARLAND COUNTY

Pedestrian In Traffic Struck By Car And Killed At Piney Junction – GARLAND COUNTY

Fatal 18 Wheeler Crash On Bailey Hill – HOT SPRING COUNTY

Arkansas State Police Trooper Heinley investigated a fatal single vehicle 18-wheeler rash on Highway 270W at Bailey Hill yesterday morning.

Evidence at the scene suggested that the eastbound, fully loaded 18-wheeler exited the pavement at a curve, traveled a very short distance on the grassy roadside, struck a driveway culvert, continued on and smashed head-on into the tree line striking several large pine trees.  The trailer of the 18-wheeler continued into the back of the cab after impact.  The vehicle came to final rest jammed into the tree line.

Rockport Police, Hot Spring County Sheriff’s Patrol, Arkansas Highway PoliceMalvern Fire Department, Mt. Willow/Rockport Fire Department all assisted at the scene.  Also represented at the scene were were the Hot Spring County Coroner’s Office and Hot Spring County County Arkansas Department Of Emergency Management.

The crash snapped a large pine tree about 20 feet from the ground.  The tree limbs were piled up on the highway.

Killed in the crash is 51 year old Melvin Lee Junior of Hampton.

Fire department/rescue personnel had to cut trees with chainsaws in order to remove the truck from the woods.

Traffic flow was interrupted for several hours.

Fatal 18 Wheeler Crash On Bailey Hill – HOT SPRING COUNTY
Fatal 18 Wheeler Crash On Bailey Hill – HOT SPRING COUNTY
Fatal 18 Wheeler Crash On Bailey Hill – HOT SPRING COUNTY

Fatal 18 Wheeler Crash On Bailey Hill – HOT SPRING COUNTY

Fatal 18 Wheeler Crash On Bailey Hill – HOT SPRING COUNTY

Fatal 18 Wheeler Crash On Bailey Hill – HOT SPRING COUNTY

Fatal 18 Wheeler Crash On Bailey Hill – HOT SPRING COUNTY

Fatal 18 Wheeler Crash On Bailey Hill – HOT SPRING COUNTY

Fatal 18 Wheeler Crash On Bailey Hill – HOT SPRING COUNTY