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One Dead in 18-Wheeler Accident

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Update: State police tell us they believe the driver may have fallen asleep at the wheel causing the truck to overturn and catch fire.  The driver died as a result of the accident.  The southbound lanes were shut down for several hours but are now back open.  

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State Police tell us there is 18 wheeler overturned on 67/167 near Beebe.
 
One person has died as a result of the accident, and both southbound lanes are shut down.
 
We have a crew on the way, and will bring you more details as they become available.