One dead after crash at Dean and Johnson

Saturday afternoon crash kills Jonesboro man

JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - A Jonesboro man was killed Saturday in a one-vehicle crash at Dean Street and Johnson Avenue, according to Jonesboro police.

Charles Smith, 57, of Jonesboro died in the crash, which happened around 12:20 p.m. July 6.

Jonesboro Police Department Digital Media Specialist Rachel Carmack said in a statement that Jonesboro officers went to the area to assist Arkansas State University police with a single vehicle rollover accident.

Carmack said Smith was going south on Dean Street when the vehicle left the roadway, traveled along the sidewalk for approximately 30 yards before striking a light pole and overturned.

Smith was pronounced dead at a local hospital, Carmack said.

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