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Fatal #: 376       Operator #: BILL CLAY  
Accident #: 349     Station Sending TROOP-L     #(1) Deceased   #(1) Injured
Date of Crash: 08/23/2008   Time of Crash: 5:11pm   Location: STATELINE RD W OF SIBLEY RD  
City: SULPHER SPRINGS   County: BENTON    
 
Deceased
Name (Vehicle #) Age City of Residence M/F Driver Passenger Pedestrian
MATTHEW S. DODSON (1)   02/09/1972   SULPHER SPRINGS, ARKANSAS   M   X      
             
Additional Deceased
1
 
INJURED
Name (Vehicle #) Age City of Residence M/F Driver Passenger Pedestrian
CLINTON G. BARTLESON (1)   11/27/1966   SULPHER SPRINGS, ARKANSAS   M     X    
()   Unknown            
             
Additional Injured
1
 
Vehicle Year Direction Hwy. Vehicle Year Direction Hwy.
1. DODG RAM PK TK WEST STATE LINE ROAD
Additional Vehicles
1
 
Initial Narrative     V-1 WAS WB ON STATELINE RD TRAVELING AT A HIGH RATE OF SPEED, WHEN THE DRIVER FAILED TO NEGOTIATE A LEFT-HAND CURVE. THE VEH WENT OFF THE ROAD, HIT A TREE, AND ROLLED ONTO THE DRIVER'S SIDE. THE DRIVER WAS EJECTED AND THE VEHICLE LANDED ON HIM. V-1 THEN CAUGHT ON FIRE.  
 
Weather Condition:   CLEAR  Road Condition:   DRY 
 
Injured Taken To:    GRAVETTE HOSPITAL   Body Held At:    BENTON COUNTY CORONER  
 
NOK Notified  Yes Investigating Officer:  SGT.PAUL D. NEWELL BC14 Agency:  BENTON COUNTY S.O.
 
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