Vehicles collide in Clinton

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<p>A passenger stands by the disabled car he was riding in after a two-car collision in Clinton on Monday. (Photo by EuGene Smith)</p>

A van hit a car at Highway 65 and Highway 95 East in Clinton on Monday.

A witness at the scene said the van left the scene after the collision, heading east on Highway 95. A witness provided police with a license number for the van. No details were available from the Clinton Police Department by press time Tuesday.

In a two-car crash north of Clinton on Nov. 22, a Leslie man was killed.

Michael R. Bumbalough, 60, of Leslie was eastbound on Highway 254 in Dennard when his 1993 Ford Ranger crossed the center line and struck a westbound vehicle head-on, according to a report by the Arkansas State Police.

Bailey Brook Griffin, 16, of Leslie, driver of a 2004 Chevrolet Avalanche, was not injured.

Weather conditions were clear and the road was dry when the accident occurred about 7:40 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 22, according to the report by Trooper Kevin M. Growns.

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