A Lonoke County resident died in a head-on collision in Faulkner County over the weekend, according to an Arkansas State Police report.
The crash occurred on Highway 107/Fortson Road in Vilonia just before 3 p.m. on Saturday, the report stated.
According to police, 54-year-old Cabot resident Joe Lawrence was traveling south on Highway 107 when his vehicle crossed over into the northbound lane.
The front of the vehicle, a 1995 Chevrolet Silverado, then collided with the front of an oncoming Jeep Wrangler.
Lawrence sustained fatal injuries in the crash and was pronounced dead at the scene by the Faulkner County Coroner's Office. No other injuries were reported. Police didn't release the name of the Jeep's driver or say how many people were in either vehicle.
Authorities described the weather as cloudy and the road as wet at the time of the crash.
There have been at least 97 fatalities on Arkansas roads this year, according to preliminary data.