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Fatal #: 2       Operator #: 3715  
Accident #: 2     Station Sending SPTH     #(1) Deceased   #() Injured
Date of Crash: 01/02/2020   Time of Crash: 03:20pm   Location: N WALDRON RD/GRAND AVE  
City: FORT SMITH   County: SEBASTIAN    
 
Deceased
Name (Vehicle #) Age City of Residence M/F Driver Passenger Pedestrian
JAMES DEGNAN (1)   24   FORT SMITH   M   X      
             
Additional Deceased
1
 
INJURED
Name (Vehicle #) Age City of Residence M/F Driver Passenger Pedestrian
             
Additional Injured
1
 
Vehicle Year Direction Hwy. Vehicle Year Direction Hwy.
1. MOTORCYCLE 2007 WEST GRAND AVE 2. SUV 2019 NORTH N WALDRON ROAD
Additional Vehicles
1
 
Initial Narrative     ARKANSAS STATE POLICE TROOPER PORTER ATTEMPTED TO STOP A BLACK SPORT MOTORCYCLE (V1) ON GRAND AVE NEAR I 540. V1 WAS FLEEING AS HE APPROACHED NORTH WALDRON RD. V1 HAD A RED LIGHT AND ENTERED THE INTERSECTION WHERE IT STRUCK V2 IN THE PASSENGER SIDE. THE VICTIM SUCCUMBED TO HIS INJURIES ON SCENE.  
 
Weather Condition:   CLOUDY  Road Condition:   DRY 
 
Injured Taken To:       Body Held At:    8400 ZERO STREET  
 
NOK Notified  Yes Investigating Officer:  OFFICERDANIEL VAUGHT 4928 Agency:  FORT SMITH POLICE DEPARTMENT

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