03/03/17  Conway Mans Death Brings State's Traffic Toll To 75


A Conway man died in a one vehicle crash in Conway on Wednesday morning. According to a State Police report, 59 year old William M. Watson of Conway was killed when his 2013 Nissan, headed east on highway 65-B in Conway, went off the road, striking a light pole, and then an embankment and part of a box culvert.

Watson was pronounced dead at the scene by Faulkner County Coroner Moore. Weather conditions were clear, the roadway dry at the time of the crash at 9:19am Wednesday morning. Conway Police investigated. That was the 75th traffic fatality of the year in Arkansas.