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At around 8:15 p.m. Friday, Arkansas State Police, Benton Police Department, Benton Fire Department and emergency first responders from Saline Memorial Hospital were called to a serious, 3-vehicle accident just past the Alcoa exit in Benton.
According to ASP, the driver of an older model Dodge Neon was killed and two passengers were MedFlighted to Baptist Health Medical Center in Little Rock.
It is unclear at this time what caused the wreck. For more information, see Sunday's issue of The Saline Courier.