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Baxter County wreck injures one, sends two to jail

BAXTER COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - A woman was injured and two men were arrested after an early morning wreck in Baxter County.

According to the Baxter County Sheriff's Office, at just after two this morning a car driven by Eric Henley of Mountain Home, slid into a ditch on Cranfield Road.

Elizabeth Taylor of Gassville was trying to help Henley when she was struck by a vehicle driven by Austin Hamby, also of Gassville.

Hamby was arrested and charged for driving while intoxicated and Henley was charged for leaving the scene of the accident.

Both men are free on bond and awaiting a court hearing later this month.

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