HARRISON, Ark. (Hometown Daily News) — One man died and a woman was injured after their vehicles collided north of Harrison on Oct. 4 – Arkansas State Police released information on the crash on Saturday.
According to the preliminary report, 85-year-old Lex McCormick of Harrison was eastbound on Sunset Court just before 8 p.m., when he failed to yield his vehicle to oncoming traffic at the intersection of Highway 7 and struck a southbound vehicle driven by 63-year-old Sandra Jackson of Harrison.
McCormick was transported to a Springfield hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries. The body was turned over to the Greene County Medical Examiner’s Office.
Jackson was transported to North Arkansas Regional Medical Center in Harrison for treatment of unspecified injuries.
The report indicates rainy weather and wet road conditions at the time of the accident.