Truck hits tree, one dead, one injured

STONE COUNTY, AR (KAIT) – One man is dead after a one-vehicle accident in Stone County Friday.

The accident happened around 10:50 Friday morning about a mile north of Mountain View. The Chevrolet truck left the road and hit a tree.

The driver, 60-year-old Scotty Richie, was killed in the crash. Mary Richie, 59, was also injured and taken to the Baxter Regional Medical Center.

Arkansas State Police also said that the road was wet.

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