At 7:55 am on Tuesday the Lawrence County Dispatch received a 911Â call reporting a one vehicle accident north of Imboden at what is called â€œSmithâ€™s Curveâ€.
Dispatch paged the Imboden Volunteer Fire Department, AET AmbulanceÂ of Imboden, Lawrence County Sheriffâ€™s Deputies, Arkansas State Police and theÂ Ravenden Police Department to the scene.
Once on scene, firefighters discovered an overturned pickup truckÂ with the driver trapped in the vehicle. Firefighters using extrication toolsÂ were able to remove the victim from the truck. A medical helicopter fromÂ Air-Evac was flown in and landed near the scene in the field. The victim, whoâ€™sÂ name has not been released was transported to an area hospital for treatment ofÂ injuries.
The accident is being investigated by the Arkansas StateÂ Police.
For more information on the Imboden Volunteer Fire Department,Â visit www.imbodenarkansas.comÂ .
For more information on AET Ambulance of Imboden and Walnut Ridge,Â visit www.aetambulance.comÂ .
For more information on the Lawrence County Sheriffâ€™s Office, visit www.
lawrencecountysheriffsoffice. comÂ .
Special thanks to Sgt. Jamie White, Deputy Shawn Johnson andÂ Assist. Fire Chief Jim Jones for the use of theirÂ photos.