Man crashes into tree after hit-and-run

Wreck on 141 sends one to the hospital
(Source: KAIT)
(Source: KAIT)
(Source: KAIT)
(Source: KAIT)

CRAIGHEAD COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - One man was taken to the hospital Wednesday afternoon after a hit-and-run attempt ended with him crashed into a tree.

According to the Craighead County Sheriff's Department, the driver of the truck hit another car while going around a curve on Highway 141.

He then ran off the road and crashed into a tree.

The driver said he was trying to get to the hospital where his wife was.

He was taken by ambulance to a local hospital to be evaluated.

No other injuries were reported.

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