At 7:38 a.m. Sharp County requested the assistance of the Ravenden Fire Department and Pro Med Ambulance of Imboden to respond to an accident involving an overturned semi truck. The accident was located on Hwy, 63 north of Ravenden, just into Sharp County.

Ravenden Fire Department was quickly on scene reporting one person deceased in the accident. The wreckage is said to be off the highway, this is still an active scene. Expect traffic delays.

No names or further information have been released at this time pending notification of next of kin. The accident is being investigated by the Arkansas State Police. We will continue to update as more information becomes available.

Updated: According to the Arkansas State Police…47 year old, Devlin Bookout from Wiseman was the victim in the accident earlier today north of Ravenden. His semi, traveling down Hwy. 63 ran off the right side of the road and overturned.