Driver dies after car goes airborne, hits pole

A man from Boone county has died, after his car went airborne and hit a utility pole. Seventy-three-year-old Kenneth Blevins of Omaha was killed in the crash Monday.

According to the preliminary fatal crash report from the Arkansas State Police, Blevins’ vehicle went off the right edge of the roadway, traveled 227 feet in the ditch, hit a culvert, became airborne and struck a utility pole.

The accident happened on Old Highway 65 just outside of Harrison.

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