Center Ridge, AR authorities reported that a fatal accident along State Highway 9 left Calvin Elbert Cates, 80, dead and Calvin Forrester, 56, Naomi Forrester, 48, and Samuel Forrester, 13, injured. The accident happened at approximately 5:30 p.m. on September 20, 2012. Police said that Cates was driving about two miles north of Center Ridge when he was involved in a head-on collision with Calvin Forrester’s vehicle.
Scene of the Accident
The wreck killed Cates immediately and left Calvin Forrester, Naomi, and Samuel injured. They were taken to a nearby hospital for treatment. Police said that Cates may have swerved int traffic, but no details were confirmed.