2 Springdale women dead in Benton County crash


GENTRY, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — Two Springdale women are dead after a fatal crash on State Highway 59 near Gentry Monday morning, according to Arkansas State Police.

A northbound semi on SH59 rolled his vehicle across the center line and landed on top of a Honda CRV driven southbound by Ana Delia Mejia Flores, 45, of Springdale.

Flores and her passenger, Flor Maribell Recinos Valle, 33, were both killed in the crash. The semi driver was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

Weather conditions were clear and the road was dry at the time of the accident, according to the State Police report.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest Video

FOX24 Video


More News

Local News Video


More Don't Miss

Trending Stories

Follow KNWA & FOX24 on Facebook

get the app

News App

Weather App

Follow @KNWAFOX24 on Twitter

Mega Millions & Powerball Numbers