Deadly Wreck Shuts Down Highway 59 South Near Crawford-Washington County Line

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CRAWFORD COUNTY (KFSM) — Two people died following a wreck on Arkansas Highway 59 South near the Crawford-Washington County line on Friday morning (Feb. 17), according to Arkansas State Police.

Officers on scene said two pickup trucks collided head-on around 8 a.m. Friday near the city of Evansville.

Police said a 2001 Chevrolet truck was traveling southbound on Hwy 59 about one mile from the Washington County line when it crossed the center line and struck a northbound 2013 Chevrolet truck.

The victims have been identified as Daniel Jones, 61, and Terry Parsons, 62.