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One person airlifted following crash in Paragould

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PARAGOULD, AR (KAIT) -

Paragould police say a crash Tuesday afternoon resulted in one woman being airlifted from the scene.

The wreck happened at the intersection of North 5th Avenue and Court Street.

According to Sgt. Mark Walker, Belvia Smith was driving on 5th when Joseph Watkins, who was driving on Court, hit her car.

Smith’s car then ran into another car in a nearby driveway.

Walker said Smith had to be extricated from her vehicle and airlifted from the scene.

This was the third wreck in Paragould on Tuesday. Two separate crashes also left two others injured.

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