Teen Hurt as Dump Truck T-Bones SUV in West Jonesboro - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

Jonesboro, AR

Teen Hurt as Dump Truck T-Bones SUV in West Jonesboro

JUNE 14, 2006 - Posted at 4:04 p.m. CST

 

JONESBORO, AR - A two-vehicle accident in west Jonesboro this morning left one person injured.

The wreck occured shortly before 10:30 a.m. at the intersection of Dan Avenue and Gee Street, near the Riceland mill.  The name of the victim has not been released by police because she is a juvenile, but apparently the accident occured as a dump truck driven by 46-year-old Blake Benefield of Paragould struck an SUV driven by the teenager.

The driver of the SUV was taken by ambulance to St. Bernard's Medical Center for treatment.

  • Region 8 News</span><a class="customMoreLink" href="/Global/category.asp?C=4391" target="_top">More >></a>Region 8 NewsMore>>

  • AG Sessions meets with Memphis leaders, discusses crime

    AG Sessions meets with Memphis leaders, discusses crime

    Thursday, May 25 2017 11:33 PM EDT2017-05-26 03:33:39 GMT
    Attorney General Jeff Sessions (Source: WMC Action News 5)Attorney General Jeff Sessions (Source: WMC Action News 5)

    United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions visited visit Memphis on Thursday morning.

    United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions visited visit Memphis on Thursday morning.

  • A-State receives funding to archive KAIT footage

    A-State receives funding to archive KAIT footage

    Thursday, May 25 2017 11:01 PM EDT2017-05-26 03:01:37 GMT
    Arkansas State University's official logo (Source: www.astate.edu)Arkansas State University's official logo (Source: www.astate.edu)

    A key part of the history of KAIT is on the way to being archived after an announcement Thursday by a state history group. 

    A key part of the history of KAIT is on the way to being archived after an announcement Thursday by a state history group. 

  • CWL addresses declining groundwater concerns

    CWL addresses declining groundwater concerns

    Thursday, May 25 2017 10:36 PM EDT2017-05-26 02:36:32 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    With ground water levels dropping in Arkansas, Jonesboro businesses have voiced their concerns in the city.

    With ground water levels dropping in Arkansas, Jonesboro businesses have voiced their concerns in the city.

Powered by Frankly