Jonesboro AR Man Dennis Cole Young ID’d As Victim In Fatal Wednesday Morning Highway 63 Camry Vs Peterbilt Crash

Jonesboro, Arkansas, man, Dennis Cole Young, has been identified as the young man killed in a head-on crash in Lawrence County Wednesday morning.

Young, 26, was traveling in a 2016 Toyota Camry north on Highway 63 around 5:50 a.m. when he crossed centerlines and struck an 18-wheeler head-on.

The crash happened south of Hoxie on U.S. 63 & Arkansas Highway 91. Dennis Cole Young, 26, of Pocahontas was killed in the crash, according to an Arkansas State Police crash report. The report states Young was driving a 2016 Toyota Camry north on Highway 63 when it crossed the centerline. It then struck a Peterbilt semi-truck head-on on the southbound shoulder. source

The driver of the semi-truck was uninjured. No other injuries were reported in the crash.

Friends and family took to Facebook to remember Young:

According to Facebook, Young was employed at Peco Foods.