US 49 closed between Marmaduke and Rector after accident

MARMADUKE, AR (KAIT) - A car accident late Tuesday afternoon just north of Marmaduke on U.S. 49 closed the roadway. A car hit a gas line and is now leaking.

Traffic has been diverted from U.S. 49 through Highway 34 to Highway 139 east through the Mounds area. There are no reports of injuries. It's unsure how long traffic will be diverted.

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