Tennessee man killed in accident on I-40

Tennessee man killed in accident on I-40

FORREST CITY, AR (KAIT) - A Tennessee man was killed in a one vehicle accident on Interstate 40 Tuesday night, according to Arkansas State Police.

According to a crash report, Jason Mitchell, 40, of Milan, Tennessee was killed when his vehicle crashed into a ditch embankment. Police said Mitchell's vehicle crossed two lanes of westbound traffic before hitting the ditch. Mitchell was pronounced dead at a local hospital.

Mitchell, who turned 40 on Christmas Eve, was driving a 2007 Freightliner.

No other injuries were reported.

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