Posted on July 16, 2016
Article by David Lear
Dermott, Arkansas–An Arkansas woman and three children died after the Ford Econoline van in which they were riding was hit by a train in Chicot County early Friday morning. The van was traveling west on Old Masonville Road north of Dermott when the woman driving failed to yield for an oncoming train on the tracks. This accident raises the fatality number to 281 on Arkansas roads this year, according the Arkansas State Police website.