Truck Crashes Into Ravine Off Highway 62 Near Avoca

BENTON COUNTY (KFSM) — Crews were on the scene after a white Ford F-350 flatbed pickup truck was driven off Highway 62 into a ravine early Thursday morning (Nov. 9).

According to Arkansas State Police, the accident happened around 3:30 a.m. near Andy Jack and Sugar Creek Roads.

ASP said the driver is expected to be okay and didn’t go the the hospital. The family of the driver told 5NEWS he fell asleep while driving and climbed out of the ravine to call for help. Crews had to wait until daylight before they could get to the truck.

The name of the driver has not been released.