One man killed in White County accident

ROSE BUD (KATV) - One man is dead and another injured after a vehicle accident in White County Friday afternoon.

According to Arkansas State Police initial reports, 36-year-old Timothy Root was ejected from the passenger seat of a vehicle that failed to negotiate a left hand turn on State Highway 5.

A White County coroner pronounced Root dead on the scene.

The driver, 53-year-old Weldon Ford, was taken to a Little Rock hospital for treatment.

Road conditions were reportedly clear and dry at the time of the accident.