Man killed in Clay County crash

Man killed in Clay County crash
A Greene County man was killed Saturday in a two-vehicle crash along Highway 135 in Clay County, according to a preliminary fatality report from the Arkansas State Police. (Source: Arkansas State Police)

CLAY COUNTY, Ark. (KAIT) - A Greene County man was killed Saturday in a two-vehicle crash along Highway 135 in Clay County, according to a preliminary fatality report from the Arkansas State Police.

Anthony L. Johnson, 38, of Paragould was traveling north on Highway 135 in a 2000 GMC Sierra when the crash happened. Authorities said the crash happened around 7:50 a.m. Saturday at Highway 135 and County Road 238.

The Sierra crossed the centerline and went into the path of a 2014 Freightliner, hitting the Freightliner head-on, ASP said.

The weather was rainy and the road was wet at the time of the crash.

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