Edward Horn Killed, Tammy Rhodes Injured in Car Accident in Sevier County, AR
Sevier County, AR -- August 30, 2022, Edward Horn was killed and Tammy Rhodes was injured after a single-vehicle accident.
Initial details released to the public said the crash took place just after noon in the area of Arkansas Highway 41 north of Horatio.
Officials indicated that 79-year-old Edward Horn and 51-year-old Tammy Rhodes were in a vehicle which somehow ran off-road. There, the vehicle then hit a tree.
As a result of the crash, Horn sustained fatal injuries. Rhodes went to a hospital with unspecified injuries. At this time, the cause of the crash remains unclear.
Commentary on Edward Horn, Tammy Rhodes Car Accident in Sevier County
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