Texarkana, AR man succumbs to his injuries after wreck

Texarkana, AR (KSLA) - Texarkana Arkansas Police are investigating a fatal crash that happened on Thursday night.

Police responded to the scene of the crash at 10:30 p.m. at the intersection of US 71/ East Street and Euclid Street.

Initial investigation determined that it was a single vehicle crash with one occupant, who was identified as 42-year-old Alfred Jones of Texarkana.

Police say Jones left the roadway and crashed into a utility pole while traveling south on US 71/East Street. Jones was transported immediately to Wadley Hospital with life threatening injuries and later died.

Police later found out that moments prior to this accident, Jones apparently struck another vehicle at the intersection of East and Dudley Street.

The case has been turned over to the traffic fatality investigator to continue the investigation.