The victims in the accident, which occurred around 10 a.m., have been identified as Patricia Miller, 49, and Blake Brown, 26.
Witnesses tell police a white SUV attempted to go around a car and crossed the center line going north on Stagecoach Road. The SUV slammed head-on into a car.
Miller, the driver, and Brown, the passenger, of the car died on impact. A 9-year-old in the back seat was critically injured. The child underwent surgery for a head injury at Arkansas Children's Hospital.
The driver of the vehicle police think caused the accident, suffered injuries to her legs. Those injures aren't considered life threatening.