JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - One person is dead after a car overturned in Jonesboro Monday afternoon.
Emergency crews responded to the crash around 4:45 p.m.
A Mitsubishi Eclipse was driving east on CW Post Road when it struck a bridge guard rail causing it to turn over onto it's top and ride the guard rail, according to a news release from the Jonesboro Police Department.
The driver, 24-year-old Brent Gyngard of Caraway was thrown from the car and into the ditch.
Gyngard was pronounced dead on the scene by the Craighead County Coroner's Office.
Dispatch told Region 8 News there has been several crashes since 2 p.m. in Jonesboro.
Officers are warning resident of slick road conditions because of the rain.
It is not clear yet if the crash on CW Post Road was caused by the weather conditions.
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