Pedestrian killed in Region 8 roadway

SEARCY, AR (KAIT) – A truck strikes a pedestrian in the roadway in Searcy at 1:26 on Wednesday morning.

According to police reports, Terry Harrell, 37, of Bald Knob was traveling southbound on Hwy 67 in a Chevrolet pick-up truck. He was a attempting to take an exit at the 45 mile marker exit when the vehicle struck Ledell Strickland, Jr., 26, of Batesville who was on the roadway.

The body was taken to the White County Medical Center. Terral Harsson of the Arkansas State Police, Troop B was the investigating officer.

Harrell was not injured in the accident.

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