Fatal in Craighead County kills one, injures another

CRAIGHEAD COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - One man is dead and another injured following a wreck in rural Craighead County Thursday afternoon.

According to Arkansas State Police, Benjamin Wilson of Jonesboro was driving on County Road 318 a mile and a half East of Bono when his vehicle left the roadway, struck several trees and landed on its top. Wilson was pronounced dead at the scene.

John Murray of Jonesboro was also in the vehicle. He was injured in the wreck. He was taken to St. Bernards Hospital where his condition is unknown at this time.

The reports states that neither of the men were wearing their seat belts at the time of the crash.

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