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Two people dead after head-on collision in rural Sebastian County, victims identified

Two people are dead following a head-on collision in southwest Sebastian County Wednesday morning.
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SEBASTIAN COUNTY, Ark. — Two people are dead following a head-on collision in southwest Sebastian County Wednesday (Sep. 16) morning. 

Around 8:00 a.m., the Sebastian County Sheriff's Office was alerted about a head-on collision in the 9400 block of Gap Road in Sebastian County.

After emergency crews arrived at the scene, two occupants in one of the vehicles involved were pronounced dead, according to the Sebastian County Sheriff's Office. The victims have been identified as 32-year-old Rebecca Everett and a female minor.

The driver of the other vehicle, 60-year-old Anthony Jones, was taken to Mercy Hospital in Fort Smith. His medical condition is unknown, according to the Sebastian County Sheriff's Office.

A fatal crash summary from Arkansas State Police states that Everett was heading north on Gap Road when she collided with Jones who was going south. What caused the crash is unclear at this time.  

Check back for updates to this developing story. 

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