1 dead, 1 injured following crash in Mississippi County

MISSISSIPPI COUNTY,AR (KAIT) – A Johnson County man has died following a one-vehicle crash inMississippi County.

According toArkansas State Police, Michael Savell, 25, of Lamar died Tuesday night justafter 9:30. Police state the accident happened at the 4800 block of Highway120.

Savell was the passenger in a truck that left the road and overturned in awater-filled ditch. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of thetruck was taken to an Osceola hospital.

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