Annie Irene Lowery Death – The Arkansas State Police has identified the White County woman who died on Sunday, November 21, 2021, after her vehicle collided head-on with a semi-truck. The victim of the accident Annie Irene Lowery, 48, of Searcy, was driving her 2007 Hyundai Sonata southbound when she veered into the northbound lane, striking the oncoming 2017 Freightliner head-on.
Lowery’s car came to a final rest on the shoulder of the southbound lane facing north. Arkansas State Police said the crash happened at 2:33 p.m. Nov. 21 on U.S. Highway 49 north of Marvell in Phillips County. Lowery was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the Phillips County coroner.
Two children in Lowery’s car were taken to Arkansas Children’s Hospital with unspecified injuries. According to the preliminary crash report, it was raining and the road conditions were wet.