Region 8 man dies in head-on collision

WALNUT RIDGE, AR (KAIT) –  A Swifton man died Friday afternoon in a head-on collision.

The crash happened just after 2pm on Highway 67Y in Walnut Ridge.  According to Arkansas State Police, 57-year-old Donald Ervin was traveling south on the highway when his Chevrolet HHR crossed the centerline and struck a Chevy pickup driven by Robert Miller of Pocahontas.

Ervin, who was not wearing a seatbelt, died at the scene.  Miller was taken to the Lawrence County Memorial Hospital.

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