A single vehicle accident that occurred at approximately 5:56 p.m. Tuesday on Highway 12 in Springtown, Arkansas in Benton County left a Sallisaw man dead from injuries sustained.
According to the Arkansas State Police report, Danny Warren Ritter, 67, of Sallisaw was driving a 2001 Ford F150 west on Highway 12 when the vehicle drifted off the roadway to the left, traveled through a fence and across a field before striking a tree.
Ritter was transported to Siloam Springs Hospital and pronounced dead.
The report lists weather conditions at the time of the accident as clear and road conditions as dry.
KXMX News Staff
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