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Decatur woman killed in Bentonville wreck

Posted: January 11, 2013 at 10:45 a.m.

A Decatur woman was killed in a wreck Thursday afternoon in Bentonville.

Joan Patterson, 76, was driving north on Southwest Regional Airport Boulevard when her Volkswagen Jetta ran off the left side of the road, hit a drainage ditch and rolled twice, according to a fatal crash report from the Arkansas State Police. Patterson was wearing her seatbelt, according to the summary.

James Patterson, 81, was injured in the crash, according to the summary.

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