BY MELANIE BUCK –
A Mena man lost his life in a fatal accident that occurred on U.S. Hwy. 71, in front of the Subway Restaurant, just after 7 a.m. on Wednesday, April 29.
According to Mena Police Department, who worked the accident, James Richards, age 52, of Mena, was traveling south on Hwy. 71 when his motorcycle collided with a Ford Ranger pickup, driven by Krystal Jacobs, age 25, of Cove.
Richards was transported by SouthWest EMS to Mena Regional Health System where he passed as a result of his injuries.