3 dead, 1 injured in SWAR crash on I-49 - KSLA News 12 Shreveport, Louisiana News Weather & Sports

3 dead, 1 injured in SWAR crash on I-49

(Source: KSLA News 12) (Source: KSLA News 12)

A woman and two children were pronounced dead following a crash in Miller County Arkansas.

It happened just after 6:10 Saturday morning on Interstate 49 about 2 miles north of Fouke, AR.

According to Miller County dispatch, there were 4 people involved in the crash.

Two people were pronounced dead at the scene and the other 2 were flown to the hospital by LifeAir.

According to the Arkansas State Police crash report. a 2013 Mazda 3 drove underneath the rear axle of an 18-wheeler's second trailer.

Police say, Aileen O. Jose, 30, and a girl were pronounced dead at the scene.

A boy and 32-year-old Moises A. Jose-Perez were taken to University Health, where the child later died.

All the individuals in the Mazda were from Lake Charles, Louisiana, according to the report. 

The driver of the 2017 Kenworth tractor-trailer was not injured.

Arkansas State Police are investigating the crash.

Traffic in the area was shut down for a brief time and was reopened around 10:30 a.m.

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