Cherokee Village Man Killed When Car Hits Tree

APRIL 14, 2004 - Posted at 5:31 p.m. CDT

CHEROKEE VILLAGE, AR - State Police say a Cherokee Village man is dead after an accident today on a street in that Sharp County retirement and resort community.

A police report said 36-year-old Gregory A. Bayes was westbound on the street about 12:15 this afternoon when his car left the roadway and hit a tree.

State Police said the fatality was the 162nd this year on Arkansas streets and highways, compared with 144 by the same time a year ago.

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