Victim identified in early morning fatal crash

Published: Jan. 19, 2022 at 7:56 AM CST|Updated: Jan. 19, 2022 at 5:20 PM CST
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JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - Arkansas State Police have identified a man killed early Wednesday morning in a two-vehicle crash.

The crash happened at 6:51 a.m. at the intersection of Highway 91 (Dan Avenue) and Lacy Drive in Jonesboro.

According to the preliminary fatal crash report, a 2016 Toyota Corrola was westbound on Dan when it turned south at the intersection, hitting a 1993 Oldsmobile Cutlass driven by 47-year-old Robert L. Posey of Jonesboro.

A passenger in the Toyota, 54-year-old Paul R. White, Jr. of Augusta was killed. ASP did not identify the driver nor were they listed among the injured.

Posey was taken to a local hospital with unspecified injuries.

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