by Tim Church


YELLIVILLE, Ark. – Officials are reporting one lane on westbound Highway 62, on the east end of Yellville in Marion County, is closed due to a tractor trailer crash.

Authorities will be on scene for a while as they work to remove the truck from the scene. The accident occurred when a tree branch caught and ripped open the side of the semi’s trailer and caused the truck to crash into a tree.

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