The Arkansas State Police is reporting that one man was killed and the other injured when two tractor-trailer trucks collided in Logan County on Monday, February 27, 2017. A Preliminary Fatal Crash Summary indicates that Darin Moeller (age 45) of Sarcoxie, Mo, was northbound on Highway 23 driving a Freightliner, and Bobby Bonds (age 48 ) of Charleston, AR, was westbound on Highway 22 driving a Peterbuilt.
According to the report, the two 18 wheelers collided in the intersection where the two highways meet when one pulled onto Highway 23 and the trailer of one flipped and crushed the tractor of the other. The report indicates that Moeller was killed and Bonds was injured.
Sr. Cpl. Ricky Denton is identified as the investigating officer and the report states that it was cloudy and the road was dry at the time of the collision.
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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.