Anyone living in Arkansas is well aware that the area is not unfamiliar with road accidents. Moreover, a lot of these road accidents bring with them a lot of casualties. This was the case recently when three people were killed and several others were injured in Arkansas holiday weekend crashes.
At approximately 11:45 a.m. on Saturday, December 26, Michael Bryant was southbound on Arkansas 59 when his vehicle passed over the centerline and collided with a vehicle from the opposite direction. Bryant’s 2006 Chevy Silverado struck a 2018 GMC Sierra. Michael Bryant of Cane Hill lost his life in the incident. The driver of the Sierra for treatment was taken to St. John Medical Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
On the same day, a little before 4 p.m. four people were injured and one person was killed when a 2012 Toyota Sequoia struck a large rock after going down an embankment. The driver Charles E. Cowles, hailing from Houston, Texas, aged 52, was westbound on U.S. 412 in Washington County when the incident occurred and resulted in him losing his life.
As per the incident report, an injured 45-year-old woman and the three injured minors were taken for treatment at Washington Regional Medical Center and Arkansas Children’s Hospital.
On Sunday, December 27, at approximately 8:39 a.m. Danya Davenport, aged 42, was driving a 2016 Mini Cooper when her vehicle went over a steep ledge after running off the road. Danya was westbound on Elkins road when her car overturned and resulted in her being ejected out of her vehicle.
The weather conditions at the time of all three Arkansas holiday weekend crashes have been reported to be dry and clear.
If you or any of your loved ones are ever involved in a car accident, our Arkansas auto accident attorneys can help and ensure that justice is served.