ASHDOWN, Ark. (KSLA) - One person has died and another is hurt as a result of a three-vehicle-crash involving an 18-wheeler.
It happened Tuesday on U.S. Highway 71 near Domtar Paper Mill at Ashdown, Ark.
Authorities say 51-year-old Harrison Neal, of Texarkana, Ark., died after having been taken to a hospital for treatment.
He was driving the car involved in the accident.
A passenger in the same vehicle was hurt.
The wreck that also involved a truck and a tractor-trailer rig had traffic backed up on US 71 at Ashdown.
Motorists were being urged to use an alternate route.