(JONESBORO, Ark.) -- Two people are dead after a head-on crash Monday morning.
The Arkansas State Police says the crash took place on Highway 63 north of Highway 69.
Rickey Wheeler had been driving north when he ran off the road. When he overcorrected, he lost control and crossed the median, hitting Mary Torres head-on.
Torres died at the scene. Wheeler was taken to St. Bernard's Medical Center in Jonesboro where he died.
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