Man dies, two others hurt in ATV accident in Greene County

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PARAGOULD, Ark. — A 58-year-old man is dead, and a man and woman are injured after an all-terrain vehicle accident in Northeast Arkansas.

Cecil Nelson died as a result of the wreck.

Nelson was thrown from the vehicle along with the driver and another passenger.

It happened in the 1000 block of Greene County Road 733 around 12:30 a.m. Saturday.

According to the preliminary report from the Arkansas State Police, the ATV left the roadway, struck a tree and overturned.

The weather was dry at the time of the crash.

The investigation into the cause is continuing.

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