BY MELANIE BUCK –
A Crossett man was pronounced dead upon arrival after his vehicle ran off the roadway on Monday, February 13, 2017. Robert Stephan Hayden, age 64, was driving a 1998 Lincoln westbound on Highway 8 East, a few miles outside of Mena, when he crossed the center line and ran off the roadway just after 10 a.m. on Monday.
It is suspected that Hayden perished while driving, causing the accident. Road conditions were listed as clear and dry. The accident was investigated by Trooper Terry May with the Arkansas State Police.