Vickie Ballard Killed; Lane Ballard Injured in Accident at US Hwy 67 in Hot Spring, AR

February 25, 2024
Victim's Name(s)
Vickie Ballard
Type of Accident
Car Accident
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

U.S. 67, Malvern, Hot Spring, AR, U.S.

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Arkansas State Police
Vehicles Involved
US Hwy 67
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries (1), serious injuries (1)

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

GMC veered from a curve int eh road into a utility pole before overturning

What Happened

Authorities have information on a crash that killed one person involved at US Hwy 67 in Hot Spring, AR on February 25th, 2024. Police say the incident happened around 9:21 p.m. According to investigators, a GMC was headed northbound before losing control while navigating a curve in the roadway. Reports say the vehicle traveled through an east ditch after leaving the roadway, eventually colliding with a utility pole. The impact is believed to have caused the vehicle the overturn, the crash leaving 62-year-old passenger, Vickie Ballard, fatally injured. The driver, identified as 28-year-old Lane Ballard, had undisclosed injuries. Additional details were not available.

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