More details released in Sharp Co. fatal crash - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

More details released in Sharp Co. fatal crash

(Source: KAIT) (Source: KAIT)
SHARP COUNTY, AR (KAIT) -

Arkansas State Police has released more information concerning a deadly crash that happened in Sharp County last week.

According to ASP, a Dodge truck driven by Alex Weeks, 27, of Hartselle, AL was headed south on Highway 63 at Martin's Creek on the morning of March 11.

Police state Weeks was negotiating a curve when the truck left the road and went into a ditch. It then went down an embankment and overturned.

Weeks was killed in the crash. His passenger, Brenton Ward, 31 of Double Springs, AL was injured and taken to a hospital in Walnut Ridge.

ASP states the road was dry and the weather was clear at the time of the crash.

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