YELLVILLE, Ark. – A 4-year-old girl is dead after a one-vehicle car crash earlier this month.
According to Arkansas State Police, the wreck occurred seven miles west of Yellville on Highway 62 around 3:15 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 4. Reportedly, the wreck is a result of an eastbound vehicle driven by 77-year-old Juanita Arena; she lost traction on a wet roadway while on a left curve. She slid across the roadway, slid into a ditch, and overturned into a creek bed.
Tuesday, Feb. 11, Arkansas State Police reported 4-year-old Jeanie Kenney died at 3:29 p.m. at Arkansas Children’s Hospital due to injuries obtained in a wreck Tuesday, Feb. 4.
Arena was transported to Baxter Regional Medical Center of Mountain Home.