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Wreck kills two outside of Marion

MARION (KAIT) - Two Wynne residents are dead after being involved in a three vehicle accident Monday afternoon in Crittenden County.

According to Arkansas State Police, Carl Baskin, of Marion, was traveling on Highway 64 about 5 miles west of Marion and entered the center lane to turn onto Cypress Creek Road when his truck hit another vehicle head-on in one of the eastbound lanes of Highway 64.

Two people in that second vehicle, David and Patti Fryer, of Wynne, were killed in the accident.

Baskin was taken to the hospital with injuries.  His condition is not known at this time.

There was also a 3rd vehicle involved in the wreck, but that driver wasn't hurt.

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