87-year-old woman killed in Etowah crash

87-year-old woman killed in Etowah crash

ETOWAH, AR (KAIT) - One Blytheville woman was killed and another injured in a single-vehicle crash.

Lavern Holbrooks, 87, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash in Etowah, according to Arkansas State Police. It happened just before 2 p.m. Tuesday.

The crash report from police states Holbrooks was the passenger in a vehicle traveling west on Arkansas Highway 140 just west of Highway 136.

Police state the vehicle left the road, struck a driveway and flipped.

The driver of the vehicle, Vivian Royer also of Blytheville, was taken to a Memphis hospital with unknown injuries.

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