White County car crash death of Searcy man, James L. Gaines – Obituary
Searcy man, James L. Gaines, 63, has died in a fatal White County car crash that occurred on Thursday, December 2, 2021. The traffic fatality occurred at about 9:45 a.m. on Arkansas 36.
According to official reports, James struck a tree before overturning in his 2004 Chevrolet. He was driving east on Arkansas 36 when he failed to follow a curve and went off the road to the right.
In an attempt to get back on the lane, he overcorrected and crossed both lanes of traffic, and went off the road to the left. The vehicle then overturned and crashed into a tree.
The accident remains under investigation.