State Police report Johnny Hefner of Wynne died after an accident Sunday evening in Poinsett County. Officers say his vehicle spun out-of-control on Highway 1 and was struck by another car just before 6 p.m. The driver in the other vehicle was injured.
A few hours earlier, a passenger in a vehicle died following a wreck on I-540 in Benton County. Officers say the car he was in didn't make a curve and slammed into a guardrail and retaining wall. The victim was identified as Bruce Kanki.
For the most part, State Police report very few accidents citing drivers staying home and off the roads.
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