KATV reports that two tractor-trailers collided head-on on I-40 in Carlisle, Arkansas on Tuesday.
Preliminary reports indicate a truck driven by Jerry Stice, 64, of Westville, Oklahoma, crossed over the center line and crashed into a FedEx truck driven by Jesus Escareno, 47, of Houston. Stice and Escareno were pronounced dead at the scene as was a passenger in the FedEx truck, identified as Mark Lynch, 55.
The accident occurred around 3:30 pm, and traffic was directed to U.S. 70 as crews cleared the scene. The accident remains under investigation.
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