Overturned Vehicle Near Black Rock Reported Late Saturday


At 11:23 pm the Lawrence County Dispatch received a 911 reporting a one vehicle roll over accident on HWY 25 outside Black Rock. Lawrence County Deputies, Black Rock Fire Department and AET Ambulance responded to the scene. Witnesses spotted the driver of the vehicle walk away from the accident and stated he appeared injured.

Responders arrived and found no victim on scene but after a short search was found in the brush several hundred yards down the road by firefighters. The victim was checked and released by medics.

Hwy 25 was closed to traffic for 45 minutes. The vehicle was removed by Cook’s Wrecker Service of Walnut Ridge.

The accident is being investigated by the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office, names have not been released at this time.