Representatives from the Arkansas Highway Patrol have identified the individual they suspect was killed in a car accident in Monroe County, AR on February 8th, 2013. Police currently suspect that Stephanie Steinbarger was killed when the vehicle she operated potentially suffered a loss of control while navigating Highway 79 just south of Roe, Arkansas. The vehicle crossed the center lines of traffic and into the path of an oncoming pickup truck.
Scene of the Accident
According to the report, Stephanie Steinbarger was pronounced dead on the scene from the injuries inflicted on her in the accident by emergency response personnel when they arrived. The unidentified driver of the pickup truck reported injury in the accident, but the report does not clarify if that individual was transported to a nearby hospital. The investigation into the fatality accident is currently active and ongoing by personnel from both local and state agencies.