Fulton Man Injured, 2 Killed in Collision

By Dale Gathright, Jr., 06/28/20 5:28 PM


DE QUEEN – A Nashville man and a minor individual are dead, and a Fulton man injured, in a collision Sunday morning on Highway 41 south of De Queen in Sevier County. According to the preliminary report from the Arkansas State Police, a 2014 Chevrolet Silverado was southbound when it crossed the centerline,  striking a northbound 2003 Honda Civic driven by the minor. (The State Police does not identify minors involved in accidents or those individuals not injured.) The minor individual and passenger Bernard Edwards III, 22, of Nashville, were killed. Injured was 22-year-old Quentin Witherspoon of Fulton. He was taken to Christus St. Micheal Hospital in Texarkana. There were no injuried reported in the pickup.

It was clear at the time. Corporal Ernesto Echevarra investigated.