CRAIGHEAD COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - Authorities are busy Thursday morning with multiple traffic crashes reported.
In Brookland, dispatch reports a crash on Highway 49 near Sonic. One lane of traffic is blocked. No word on injuries.
Jonesboro/Craighead County E911 Dispatch also reported several other traffic incidents Thursday:
- Police on the scene Stroud & Watertree-one car in the ditch, wrecker dispatched. Road will be blocked by wrecker winching car out.
- Car crash blocks the roadway @ 1916 Race St. in front of the trim gym. JPD dispatched.
- Police dispatched to Rains & Nettleton-two car crash-no injuries reported.
- Two car crash reported at Caraway RD & Matthews-just south of the intersection-one lane is blocked.
- Police dispatched to Johnson & Main-reported hit & run crash. Police looking for a purple passenger car with a black male driver that fled the scene.
Drivers are urged to use caution in areas where police and rescue crews are working crash scenes.