Man killed while walking on Sharp County highway

OZARK ACRES (AP) - Arkansas State Police say a Sharp County man is dead after he was struck by a truck while walking on a highway.

State police say the collision happened late Monday on U.S. 63 near Ozark Acres in Sharp County. According to a preliminary report, 43-year-old David Dwayne Halfacre of Williford was walking in the middle of the southbound lane when he was hit by a truck traveling south.

The report says the truck's driver was unable to avoid hitting Halfacre. The driver was not injured in the collision.

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