Trailer Overturns on Hwy 109 Resulting in Fatal Accident

Trailer Overturns on Hwy 109 Resulting in Fatal Accident

An unidentified minor passenger was fatally injured in an accident on Friday, January 13, 2023.

At approximately 11:45 the minor was a passenger in a vehicle traveling north on Highway 109 in Scranton. A southbound tractor trailer’s “load shifted while negotiating a right-hand curve” which caused the trailer to overturn, landing on top of the minor’s northbound vehicle. The accident took place on Highway 109 near Ahne Road in Scranton.

22-year-old Cameron McKittrick (Clarksville, AR) was driving the northbound vehicle. Mr. McKittrick and an additional passenger, 21-year-old Tracie Barger (Scranton, AR), sustained injuries in the accident.

33-year-old Keith Gaynor (Jacksonville, AR) was traveling in the southbound vehicle that overturned and sustained injuries in the collision.

Those injured were transported to UAMS in Little Rock and St. Mary’s Hospital in Russellville.

Conditions were reportedly clear and dry.

Additional Details: Arkansas State Police Preliminary Fatal Accident Report

Accident Location: Highway 109 (at Ahne Road), Scranton, Arkansas, Logan County:

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