CRAIGHEAD COUNTY, AR (KAIT) – A teenager is killed and another person air-lifted after a head-on collision Friday morning in Craighead County.
The accident happened on Highway 49 and County Road 928 around 6:45 Friday morning.
According to the Arkansas State Police, 17-year-old Joseph Wayne Galczynski of Paragould was going north on Highway 49 when he crossed the center line and hit Alice M. Tyner, of Jonesboro, head-on.
Galczynski was killed in the accident, and Tyner was air-lifted to The Med in Memphis.
Arkansas State Police say both people were wearing their seatbelts at the time of the accident.