A Heber Springs man died in an early morning car crash Thursday. Melton Wiedeman, 54, of 105 Trailwood Lane, Heber Springs, was killed at 12:55 a.m. Thursday.
According to an Arkansas State Police fatal crash summary, Wiedeman was northbound on Highway
25 near Tumbling Shoals in a 2001 Chevrolet Blazer when "negotiating a curve [he] ran off the road
and struck a tree."
The report, written by ASP Cpl. Mark Holland, lists the weather condition as "light fog."