Imboden Volunteer Fire Department responded to a call of a one vehicle rollover around 6:30 am on Thursday. The wreck was on Hwy. 62 about 1 1/2 miles into Randolph County, a 1991 Toyota pickup was found overturned by responding firemen in the ditch with no occupants. Upon further investigation the occupant had walked to a local resident and reported no injuries. Randolph County Deputies, a Lawrence County Deputy, AET Ambulance and the Imboden Fire Department all responded to the call. Roadways were snow/sleet covered causing the vehicle to leave the roadway overturning.
Reports of semi trucks stuck on the snow covered roads and minor accidents kept the Arkansas State Police and Lawrence County very busy during the morning hours. Highway Department worked through the night attepting to keep roads open.
We are currently under a Winter Chill Advisory:
Wind Chill Advisory remains in effect until noon CST
Saturday, January 9th 2010.
A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow,sleet, or
freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for
slippery roads and limited visibilities… and use caution while
A Wind Chill Advisory means that very cold air and strong winds
will combine to generate low wind chills. This will result in
frost bite and lead to hypothermia if precautions are not taken.
If you must venture outdoors… make sure you wear a hat and