Authorities say a 26 year old Jonesboro man died Monday night after his pickup truck crashed into a tree.

According to the Arkansas State Police the crash happened at 10:22 p.m. Aug. 8th near the intersection of Neely and Kellers Chapel Roads in Craighead County.

According to the ASP preliminary fatal crash report, Grant Chandler Shelton, age 26, was southbound on Neely Road when he lost control of his Ford F150 on a curve.

The vehicle left the roadway and struck a tree, according to the report.

Shelton was pronounced dead at the scene by the Craighead County Coroner.

The accident was investigated by the Arkansas State Police.

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