Carthage man killed in Dallas County accident

A 29-year-old Carthage man was killed Sunday in a one-vehicle accident in Dallas County.

Daren Kyle Green was northbound on Arkansas 229 when the 1992 GMC pickup he was driving crossed the center line, struck a bridge and overturned, according to a preliminary report from the Arkansas State Police.

Dallas County Coroner Tom Tidwell pronounced Green dead at the scene at 6:05 a.m.

The accident was reported at 4:58 a.m., and according to the report, Green was not wearing a seat belt.

Trooper First Class R.A. Whitley reported that the weather was clear and the roadway dry at the time of the accident.

The death was the 502nd reported on the state’s highways so far this year.