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Fatal #: 483       Operator #: Dawson  
Accident #: 428     Station Sending SPTH     #(01) Deceased   #(02) Injured
Date of Crash: 10/29/2009   Time of Crash: 6:48pm   Location: I-40EB @ 42.1MM  
City: ALTUS   County: FRANKLIN    
 
Deceased
Name (Vehicle #) Age City of Residence M/F Driver Passenger Pedestrian
JOSH WADDLE (2)   04/11/1990   8401 U.S. 71 HIGHWAY WALDRON AR   M     X    
             
Additional Deceased
1
 
INJURED
Name (Vehicle #) Age City of Residence M/F Driver Passenger Pedestrian
WILLIAM WATTS (2)   12/27/1989   3843 SWEET GUM LANE WALDRON AR   M     X    
JOSHUA A. ATCHLEY (2)   09/28/1989   844 MANOR CREST RD. WALDRON AR   M   X      
             
Additional Injured
1
 
Vehicle Year Direction Hwy. Vehicle Year Direction Hwy.
1. VOLVO TK 2006 EAST I-40 2. FORD PK 2001 EAST I-40
Additional Vehicles
1
 
Initial Narrative     V-1 WAS EASTBOUND ON I40 AT THE 42MM WHEN V-2 HYDROPLANED AND LOST CONTROL STRIKING THE GUARDRAIL. V-2 CAME TO REST IN THE TRAFFIC LANE AND WAS STRUCK BY V-1. DRIVER V-1 WAS NOT INJURED JIM E. PENNINGTON DOB- 05/03/1960 OF 308 MEMORIAL ST. BROKEN BOW OK.  
 
Weather Condition:   HEAVY RAIN  Road Condition:   FLOODED 
 
Injured Taken To:    JOHNSON MEDICAL CENTER CLARKSVILLE AR   Body Held At:    SCHAFFER FUNERAL HOME OZARK AR  
 
NOK Notified  Yes Investigating Officer:  SR. CPL.RICKEY A DENTON 35 Agency:  ASP
 
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