POINSETT COUNTY, AR. (THECOUNT) — Taichan L. Sanders, of Jonesboro, Arkansas, has been identified as the victim in a fatal Wednesday vehicle crash in Poinsett County.

“Glizzy Bang” Sanders, 26, was killed in a vehicle crash involving a semi-tractor near Marked Tree Wednesday morning.


According to reports, Sanders was operating a Ford vehicle on Interstate 555 in Marked Tree, when the vehicle came into contact with a big-rig around 9:30 a.m. Wednesday. The vehicle then came into contact with a guardrail and a bridge support pier.

Sanders was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.

Anthony Curry, 37, of Memphis, a passenger in Sanders’ vehicle, suffered serious injuries and was transported to an area hospital.

Friends and family members took to Facebook to remember Sanders:

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Poinsett County is a county located in the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 24,583. The county seat is Harrisburg. Poinsett County is included in the Jonesboro, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area – Wikipedia.