Traffic Crash Near State Line Kills One

by: Scott McCaulley

A man has died from injuries sustained in a one vehicle crash in Northern Carroll County near the Arkansas-Missouri Boarder Wednesday Morning.

The Arkansas State Police reports 34 year old Nicholas Godard of Eureka Springs was traveling east on State Line Road in Holiday Island when he tried to negotiate a right hand turn near Summit Drive when he lost control, crossed the center line running off the road and impacting an electric pole.

The crash report indicates road and weather conditions were clear at the time of the accident around 6:40 Wednesday Morning.

The fatality is the 415th in Arkansas this year.