Driver dies after vehicle leaves roadway

SAINT FRANCIS COUNTY, AR (KAIT) – A man dies in Region 8 after his vehicle crosses the median and overturns on Tuesday.

According to Arkansas State Police, Owen Johnson, 84, of Broken Arrow, OK was traveling east on Interstate 40 in his 2001 Ford when his vehicle crossed the median and back across the east bound lanes. The vehicle then left the roadway and overturned ejecting Johnson.

Coroner Rausch Hodges pronounced Johnson dead at 4:30 p.m.

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