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Two vehicle accident kills Poinsett County woman

Poinsett County (KAIT) - A Poinsett County woman is dead and two others are taken to the hospital after a two vehicle accident Wednesday afternoon.

According to officials with the Arkansas State Police, 59-year old Sherry Roberts of Harrisburg was driving south on Highway 1 in Poinsett County when her vehicle crossed the center line and hit a vehicle driven by Allen Christian of Parkin.

Both vehicles eventually came to rest in the East Road Ditch.  Sherry Roberts died as a result of injuries suffered in the wreck.  Both Allen Christian and his passenger Linda Christian of Parkin were both injured in the accident, their condition isn't know at this time.  According to the ASP, Roberts was not wearing a seatbelt.

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