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AR man dead after striking barrier, woman injured

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ST. FRANCIS COUNTY, AR (KAIT) -

A man was killed and a woman was injured following a crash in St. Francis County.

According to Arkansas State Police, the crash happened just after 8 a.m. Sunday on Interstate 40 west at mile marker 234.

Phillip Yarbro, 66, of Forrest City was driving a 1996 Dodge Ram west when he lost control, struck a barrier wall, and overturned, ASP stated.

Yarbro was killed in the crash. His passenger, Gay Yarbro, 69, of Forrest City, was injured and taken to a Memphis, TN hospital.

ASP stated the weather was clear and road conditions were dry at the time of the crash.

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