Accident claims life of Rector man
A tragic accident has claimed the life of a Rector man early Wednesday morning, according to a report issued by the Arkansas State Police. Adam Wheeler, 25, was killed following a head-on collision with a vehicle driven by Andrew Paul Mross of Paragould. According to the ASP report of the crash, Mross was travelling south Highway 49 south of Marmaduke when his vehicle is believed to have crossed the center line, striking Wheeler's vehicle. Both were pronounced at the scene by Greene County Coroner Dick Pace.
Any further details released by the ASP will be reported in the Oct. 8 print and online editions of the CCTD.