Man killed in Lawrence County crash

Man killed in Lawrence County crash

LAWRENCE COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - A Missouri man was killed in a car crash in Lawrence County.

According to an Arkansas State Police preliminary crash report, 77-year-old Ernest Rudolph Franke, of Thayer, Mo., was driving north on Highway 63 near Imboden early Saturday morning.

The crash report states he lost control of his car, which left the road and hit a tree.

Franke was thrown from the car and killed during the crash.

The crash report states it was raining at the time of the accident.

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