According to a fatal crash summary of the Arkansas State Police, 25 year old, Ashley Ramirez, of Ola, died in an accident occurring on December 3, 2015, at 9:41 a.m. in Yell County on State Highway 10 west of Ola.

The report indicates that a 2005 Kenworth traveling west crossed left of center while negotiating a curve.  Ms. Ramirez’s vehicle, a 2006 Lincoln Navigator, was reportedly eastbound and struck the 18 wheeler in the westbound lane. Her vehicle thereafter continued across the roadway and into a ditch.  Ms. Ramirez was pronounced dead at the scene.

The report provides no information regarding the driver of the tractor-trailer or the owner of the vehicle. The weather was clear at the time and the road was dry. The investigating officer was Trooper Seth C. Race.

The Mulkey Law Firm extends sincere condolences to the family of Ashely Ramirez.


Bruce Mulkey is a member of the Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America working to make our roads safer. 

 Note:  Information obtained from an Arkansas State Police fatal crash summary represents only the initial findings by an investigating law enforcement officer. The summaries are not considered official reports of a highway crash investigation, but merely a summary of preliminary information presented to an investigating officer. The information contained in a summary may not represent the facts eventually placed on file in the official final report.