Jonesboro, AR (KAIT) - Region 8 News is tracking two breaking news stories at this hour.
There has been a fatal accident on Arkansas Highway 226 between Cash and Jonesboro. The accident happened just after 4:00pm Friday afternoon. A Region 8 News reporter on the scene says one person died in the accident. We are unsure of any other injuries.
Also, there has been a shooting reported at the Forrest City Civic Center in Forrest City. Police have taped off an area at the southern entrance to the building.