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Thayer woman dies in wreck

Thursday, November 17, 2005

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ACCIDENT: The driver of this Buick was killed in a two-vehicle crash Nov. 11 on Highway 63 in Thayer in front of River Country Chevrolet. La Jena Adams, 29, of Thayer was pronounced dead at the scene
THAYER -- A Thayer woman, La Jena Adams, was killed in a two-vehicle crash Nov. 11 on Highway 63 in Thayer in front of River Country Chevrolet.

Adams, 29, was pronounced dead at the scene. Thayer Police Chief Gene Hatman said Tim King, 43, from Covington, La., crossed the center line of the highway in a 2002 Dodge Ram and struck Adam's car, a 2003 Buick Century almost head on.

There were two passengers in Adam's vehicle, Lakrista Adams, 4, and Landon Adams, 6.

Lakrista was taken to Baxter Medical Center in Mountain Home where she was treated and released. Landon was air lifted to St. John's Hospital in Springfield where at press time he was still being treated.

Visitation for Adams was Nov. 15 at Carter Funeral Home. Her funeral was scheduled for Nov. 17 at 2 p.m. at the Midway Pentecostal Church under the direction of Carter Funeral Home.



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