Maynard woman killed after head-on crash

POCAHONTAS, AR (KAIT) - A head-on crash in Randolph County left one dead and two injured.

The crash happened south of Pocahontas on Highway 67 near Tenco Road just after 2 p.m. Wednesday.

According to Arkansas State Police, Dorothy S. Jones, 74, of Maynard died as a result of the crash.

Police stated Tony Carter of Paragould was traveling south when he crossed into the north bound lanes and struck another vehicle driven by Sharon Gilbert of Maynard. Jones was Gilbert's passenger and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The crash report stated Carter and Gilbert were taken to hospitals in Memphis and Jonesboro, but it was not specific on who was taken to which hospital.

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