Name of Paragould man in deadly crash released

Name of Paragould man in deadly crash released
Helicopter at the scene of the crash (Source: KAIT)
Helicopter at the scene of the crash (Source: KAIT)

GREENE COUNTY,AR (KAIT) - Arkansas State Police released the name of a Paragould man killed in a crash Saturday.

State trooper Aaron Morphis said Christina Lancaster, 29, of Paragould, was driving a maroon Chevy Trailblazer south on Highway 49 when she crossed the center line.

She then hit an oncoming black Dodge Caravan driven by Johnny Mangrum, shortly before 11 a.m.

The crash happened just north of the Ironhorse restaurant in Paragould.

Witnesses said Mangrum's vehicle was from Mitchell Funeral Home.

Mangrum, 66, died in the crash.

An injured juvenile in the trailblazer was airlifted to the LeBonheur Hospital in Memphis.

Lancaster and two other juveniles in her car were also injured.

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