Accident slows traffic on US 49 Tuesday night

Greene County (KAIT) - A late night accident Tuesday closed US 49 between Paragould and Marmaduke for a short time.

A tractor trailer and maroon Chevy S-10 were involved in the crash. Both passengers in the smaller trucker were taken to a local hospital.  Their conditions are not known.  The driver of the 18 wheeler was not injured in the accident.

The road was blocked while local firefighters removed boxes from the trailer and the vehicles from the road.

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