Crash in Mississippi County kills Lepanto woman

MISSISSIPPI COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - A Thursday morning crash in Mississippi County kills a Region 8 woman and injures three others.

According to officials with the Arkansas State Police, 29-year old Leigha Yerbey of Lepanto was driving south on State Highway 77 near County Road 103 near Bondsville when the vehicle ran off the road and overturned.

Yerbey was pronounced dead at the scene and three others in the vehicle were taken to Le'Bonheur's Children Hospital.  Their condition is not known at this time.

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