Authorities Investigating Truck-Train Fatality in Mississippi County

AUGUST 9, 2005 - Posted at 3:23 p.m. CDT

YARBRO, AR - Troopers with the Arkansas State Police at this time are investigating a fatal accident in Mississippi County in which a dump truck reportedly collided with a freight train, killing one person.

A dispatcher with the State Police Troop C headquarters in Jonesboro said the accident happened around 1 p.m. at or near Yarbro, which is located near Blytheville.

No other details are available at this time.