On Tuesday, Officers of the Pine Bluff Police Department were dispatched to the area of Highway 65 South and Grider Field Road in reference to an accident. Officers arrived on scene and found a Chevy Malibu and a Waste Management Truck on the scene.


The driver of the Malibu, 59 year old James Errickson of North Little Rock, was pronounced dead at the scene by Deputy Chief Coroner Eric Belcher.


There was a passenger in the vehicle. The passenger was taken to the local hospital. The injuries to the passenger or identity were unknown at the time of this release.


Further investigation of the accident is pending. Also further information may be released at a later time.