Head-on crash in Region 8 kills 1; injures 3

INDEPENDENCE COUNTY, AR (KAIT) – A head-on crash Thursday night kills one and injures 3 others.

The accident happened on State highway 167 in Batesville around 9pm Thursday night.

According to the Arkansas State Police Report, 57-year-old Morris Miller was traveling north on Highway 167 on his motorcycle when he crossed the center line and hit 27-year-old Jennifer Patrick head-on.

Morris was killed in the accident, while Patrick and her 7 and 2-year-old passengers were injured.

ASP says everyone in Patrick's car was wearing their seatbelts.

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