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2 Poinsett County residents killed, 3 injured in I-55 crash

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CRITTENDEN COUNTY, AR (KAIT) -

A man and woman were killed while three others were injured in a crash involving three vehicles on an interstate highway.

According to Arkansas State Police the crash happened Dec. 3 at 11:17 a.m. on Interstate 55 in Crittenden County at mile marker 13.

Police stated a Volvo, Ford Ranger and Hyundai Elantra were headed north on I-55 when the Volvo drove onto the west shoulder and overcorrected. It then struck the Ford and debris from the collision stuck the Hyundai.

Five people were traveling in the Ford at the time of the crash according to ASP.

Michelle Greeno, 52, of Weiner was a passenger in the truck and was pronounced dead at the scene by the Crittenden County coroner, the crash report stated. John B. Lindsey, 65, of Harrisburg was also a passenger and died at a Memphis hospital on Sunday.

Samuel Mayberry of Harrisburg was driving the Ford and was injured along with passengers Johnny Lindsey of Harrisburg and Kellye Faulkner of Harrisburg. Their conditions are unknown.

No other injuries were reported.

ASP stated the weather conditions were clear and the road was dry at the time of the crash.

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