One person was killed and another person was injured from a motorcycle wreck on Saturday in Hot Springs, authorities said.
The accident occurred at about 12:26 p.m. in dry and clear conditions, according to an Arkansas State Police report.
Police say Douglas W. Copeland, 53, of Olive Branch, Miss. was traveling north in a 2010 Harley Davidson motorcycle on Arkansas 7. Copeland made a right turn onto a private drive, but lost control of the motorcycle, the report states.
The motorcycle fell on its side causing Copeland and passenger Jane A. Copeland, 46, of Olive Branch, to be thrown off the vehicle, according to the report.
Douglas Copeland was taken to Mercy Hospital where he was pronounced dead at 3:28 a.m. Sunday, authoroties said.
His death marks the 334th fatality in traffic accidents on Arkansas roads this year, according to preliminary reports.