POPE COUNTY, Ark. (KFSM) — Traffic is still stopped after a fatal multi-vehicle accident on Interstate 40 in Pope County.
The Arkansas Department of Transportation says the fatal crash occurred about .3 miles east of Atkins just before 4:30 p.m. Wednesday (Oct. 2).
According to ARDOT, eastbound traffic on I-40 is still delayed between Pottsville and Atkins.
No other information has been released at this time.
To view the traffic map, visit idrivearkansas.com.
Stay with 5NEWS for updates on this developing story.
Pope Co: (UPDATE) I-40 EB remains blocked due to a multi-vehicle fatal accident 0.3 miles east of Atkins. WB traffic is also delayed. Monitor at https://t.co/l1xGNNTado. #artraffic #nwatraffic https://t.co/88iOH5D6Ms pic.twitter.com/knRAcBEW7X
— Arkansas DOT (@myARDOT) October 2, 2019