by: Scott McCaulley
A motorcycle accident Tuesday near Eureka Springs claims the life of one person and injures another.
The Arkansas State Police Report a motorcycle driven by 73 year old Steve Murfin of Galesburg, Tennessee failed to negotiate a curve on Highway 62, ran off the roadway and came to rest down an embankment.
Murfin was taken to Cox South Hospital in Springfield for treatment of his injures while a passenger on the motorcycle, 64 year old Kathy Murfin, died in the accident.
Road conditions were dry and the weather was clear at the time of the accident according to the State Police Report.