Fort Smith woman dead following single-car crash near Alma

River Valley News

ALMA, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — A Fort Smith woman was killed in an early-morning crash near Alma Sunday.

Kansetta Howard, 26, was driving southbound on I-49 around 2:30 a.m. when her vehicle drifted off the right shoulder and hit several trees.

According to Arkansas State Police, Howard was alone and no one else was injured as a result of the crash.

The cause of the accident is still under investigation.

The victim’s body is held at Crawford County Forensic Center.

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