UPDATE: Clarksville woman killed after being struck by multiple vehicles on I-40


UPDATE: A woman from Clarksville has died after being struck by multiple vehicles on Interstate 40 last night.

According to an Arkansas State Police crash report, Amy Pepperman, 46, walked into the right lane of traffic and was struck by a westbound vehicle.

Pepperman was pronounced dead at the scene.

Original Story

CLARKSVILLE, Ark. (KFTA) — A person has been hit by a vehicle in a westbound lane of Interstate 40, according to the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office.

The incident happened at mile marker 54.3 shortly after 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21, according to Arkansas State Police.

All westbound lanes are closed, and traffic is being diverted.

Neither Johnson County Sheriff’s Office nor ASP would release any additional information at this time. As of 8 p.m., it was still an active scene.

This is a developing story.

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