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Teen killed in Greene County accident

GREENE COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - A Paragould teen is dead after a one-vehicle accident Sunday afternoon.

According to Arkansas State Police, the vehicle was driving west on Highway 358 when it ran off the shoulder of the road.  The vehicle then swerved back across the road and hit a pedestrian before overturning and hitting a tree.

Arkansas State Trooper Tony Hill says 15-year old Dakota Easton of Paragould was killed in the accident.

Daniel Foster, Alec Howard, and Chelsea Hyde, all of Paragould, were in the vehicle and were injured in the wreck.  They were all taken to Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould.  Their condition is not known at this time.

The pedestrian was not injured in the accident.

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