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One teenager killed, another injured in Drew County accident

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A Monticello man is dead after an early Monday morning accident in Drew County.  

According to Arkansas State Police initial reports, 19-year old Blake Bayird was driving North on Old Highway 13 when his vehicle drove off the road and overcorrected, striking a tree and ending up in a ditch.  

Bayird was killed after the impact. 

It happened around 3:45 AM in clear and dry conditions.

A 17-year old passenger was injured in the accident and taken to a Pine Bluff hospital.  

There is no word on the passenger's condition.  

 

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