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Two killed in motorcycle accident in Craighead County

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) – Two people were killed in an early morning motorcycle accident near Gibson Switch in Craighead County Sunday.

According to Craighead County Sheriff Jack McCann, 58-year-old Earl Combs of Jonesboro and 49-year-old Kaine Craft of Harrisburg died from injuries they sustained from a motorcycle crash that happened around 1am Sunday on County Road 203, about one mile north of Highway 226.

McCann says it appears the driver lost control of the bike and crashed. Combs was airlifted to The Med in Memphis where he later died. Craft was transported to St. Bernards where she later died.

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