Maynard man killed in head-on collision

CLAY COUNTY, AR (KAIT) – A Region 8 man died Friday evening when his car collided with a tractor-trailer rig.

According to Arkansas State Police the crash happened at 5:18pm on Highway 67 just south of Datto.

Investigators say 47-year-old Thomas Carmickle, Jr. of Maynard was traveling north when his 1990 Dodge Omni crossed the centerline and collided head-on with a 2005 Kenworth.

Carmickle was pronounced dead at the scene.

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