One Man Dead After Motorcycle Accident In Carroll County

GREEN FOREST (KFSM) — Arkansas State Police are investigating a fatal motorcycle accident on U.S. 62 in Carroll County near Green Forest.

State police said the call came in about 1:54 p.m. Wednesday (Sept. 26). The driver has been identified as 63-year-old Jerry Baker of Green Forest.

According to a release sent out by Arkansas State Police, Baker was westbound on U.S. 62 when he crossed the center lane while taking a right-hand turn and then traveled off the road, striking a highway sign.

Road conditions were marked as being dry in the police report.

U.S. 62 is a winding, two-lane road that is popular with motorcyclists because of its scenic views of the Ozark Mountains.

Green Forest is a town of about 2,700 people east of Berryville.