BREAKING: Accident on Highway 167 near Velvet Ridge causing traffic back-up


White River Now has received reports of a serious traffic accident on Arkansas Highway 167 near Velvet Ridge. The White County 911/Dispatch Center has reported the highway will be shut down and to use an alternate route. If you’re traveling between Batesville and Bald Knob, please be aware of this situation.

White County 911 screen pic.jpgScreen cap of White County 911/Dispatch Center Facebook post approximately 9:45 a.m., May 28, 2019

We’ll have more information on the accident at a later point.

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