Woman dies after being struck by vehicle on Highway 65
JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ark. —
A woman has died after being struck by a vehicle early Saturday morning.
It happened around 4:30 a.m. on Highway 65 south of Pine Bluff.
The woman has been identified as 37-year-old LaShandra Whittington of Little Rock.
According to Arkansas State Police, Whittington was laying in the roadway when a vehicle traveling southbound on highway 65 struck her.
The investigation into this accident continues and her body has been taken to the State Crime Lab.