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Fatality in Marion County


Wayne Hector Betham, 78, of Mountain Home, was fatally injured in a motorcycle crash Saturday, May 4, on US 62 at Yellville, according to an Arkansas State Police report.
The crash happened at 9:20 a.m. when the 2002 Honda motorcycle Betham was driving appeared to travel off the roadway to the right and laid over. Betham was ejected from the motorcycle, according to the report filed by Sgt. Jackie Stinnett.
The weather was clear and the road was dry at the time of the crash.
Betham was taken to Baxter Regional Hospital in Mountain Home.