TAPD

The Texarkana Ark., Police Department is working a deadly accident on Highway 71.

Police say the accident involves a motorcycle and occurred in front of the Miller County Sheriff's Department. Authorities say the driver of a Buick LeSabre, an 84-year-old woman, was traveling southbound on Highway 71 and apparently turned into the path of the motorcycle that was traveling northbound. The operator of the motorcycle, a 59-year- old male, was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the vehicle had minor injuries.

The investigation is under way and the name of the accident victim is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.