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Man killed, 2 injured in head-on crash

(Source: John and Shari Wright via Facebook) (Source: John and Shari Wright via Facebook)
GREENE COUNTY, AR (KAIT) -

One man has died and two others injured in a two-vehicle crash Tuesday afternoon.

Jerrod G. Leisure, 22, of Walnut Ridge died in the crash, according to Arkansas State Police.

The crash happened on Highway 135 and Charlie Break Drive in Greene County just before 5 p.m.

ASP states Leisure was driving south on Highway 135 south of Oak Grove when the vehicle crossed the center line and struck another vehicle heading north head on.

Brandy Nolen, 38, of Paragould was Leisure's passenger.

William Chambers, 28, of Paragould was driving the second vehicle.

Chambers and Nolen were injured and either taken to Regional One in Memphis or St. Bernards in Jonesboro. The crash report does not indicate which person went to which hospital or the severity of their injuries.

ASP notes it was rainy, and the road was wet at the time of the crash.

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