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2 killed in separate motorcycle wrecks in Arkansas

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BIG FLAT, Ark. (AP) - Authorities say two motorcyclists were killed in separate crashes on Arkansas roads over the weekend.

The first crash occurred Saturday morning on Arkansas 14 near Big Flat in north Arkansas. According to Arkansas State Police, 32-year-old Justin McCoy of Harriet was driving west on his motorcycle when he crossed the center line and crashed into an oncoming vehicle.

State police say McCoy died in the collision.

The second wreck happened midday Saturday on Arkansas 8 near Fordyce. State police say 53-year-old Terry Barley of Dermott lost control of his motorcycle and crashed.

Authorities say Barley was airlifted to a Little Rock hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

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