FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — Fayetteville police respond to a fatal accident involving two pedestrians on Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard on November 20.
According to a crash report, at 6:09 p.m., a person driving a 2010 Ford Expedition was headed west in the right lane around 650 feet past S. Hollywood Avenue.
The report says Gregory Joseph Dana, 66, of Fayetteville, tried to cross traffic south from 2222 W. Martin Luther King Boulevard where there is no crosswalk or intersection. A 26-year-old woman ran behind Dana and tried to stop him, according to the report.
The report says the front of the SUV hit Dana in the right lane and the front passenger side hit the woman.
According to police, Dana was pronounced dead at a local hospital. The woman was taken to Washington Regional Medical Center. Dana’s body was taken to the Washington County Coroners Morgue.
The report says it was raining and the road conditions were wet.