At 6:20pm as Deputies and Sedgwick Firefighters were working an accident on Hwy 63 a Sedgwick Firefighter was struck by a vehicle.

A medical helicopter from Survival Flight and an ambulance from MedicOne were requested to the scene.

Walnut Ridge Police were also requested for assistance.

The Arkansas State Police have been requested to investigate the incident.

Update: The patient was transported to St. Bernard’s Medical Center at 6:55pm.

Lawrence County Deputies and Arkansas State Police are still on scene investigating the accident.

Use caution if traveling through this area….