Woman killed, man injured in Region 8 crash

ST. FRANCIS COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - One woman was killed and another injured Friday in a St. Francis County crash.

The accident happened shortly before noon.

An SUV driven by 49-year-old Marteze Kenly, from Long Beach, California, was traveling west on Interstate 40 when he lost control of the vehicle and crossed across the westbound traffic lanes.

The SUV then overturned in the north ditch ejecting the passenger, 44-year-old Stephanie Anderson, from the vehicle.

She was then taken to the Regional Medical Center in Memphis where she was pronounced dead.

The extent of the drivers injuries is unknown.

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