Region 8 man dies in afternoon wreck

CRAIGHEAD COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - A Bono man is dead after a one-vehicle accident on Monday afternoon.

According to Arkansas State Police, 59-year old William Wilson of Bono was traveling near the intersection of Highway 63 and Craighead County Road 353 just past 1 p.m. when he lost consciousness behind the wheel.

The vehicle went off the road and into a ditch before hitting a tree.  Wilson was pronounced dead at the scene.

No one else was injured in the accident.

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