One killed, one injured in Sunday morning accident - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

One killed, one injured in Sunday morning accident

PENROSE, AR (KAIT) - A Region 8 man dies after a one vehicle accident early Sunday morning in Woodruff County.

According to Arkansas State Police around 3:30 Sunday morning, 29-year old Danny Rudick of McCrory was driving east on State Highway 284 in Penrose when the vehicle ran the stop sign across Highway 49.  The truck then hit a railroad crossing at a high rate of speed and then flipped several times, throwing out Rudick.

Rudick died as a result of his injuries and one passenger, 38-year old Arthur Earley of McCrory was injured in the wreck.  His condition isn't known at this time.

Police say Rudick wasn't wearing a seatbelt.

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