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Bald Knob man killed in single-vehicle crash

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WHITE COUNTY, AR (KAIT) -

Arkansas State Police worked an accident that killed a Region 8 man Monday night.

According to a preliminary crash report by ASP, Rickey Rutherford, 57, of Bald Knob, was heading south on Highway 167, at around 9 p.m.

The investigating officer states that when Rutherford got about 2 miles north of Bald Knob he tried to negotiate a downhill curve on a wet road. He then over corrected, left the road, went airborne over a creek and then overturned.

Rutherford was ejected from his car, according to ASP.

No one else was injured in the crash.

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