Prattsville man arrested in Hit & Run death

Staff Writer

Thomas A. Fuell, 21, of Prattsville has been charged with manslaughter and leaving the scene of an injury crash. Fuell was arrested by Special Agents of the Arkansas State Police Criminal Investigation Division this morning and transported to the Saline County Jail.
At approximately 3:30 AM, Sunday, July 10th, State Troopers were dispatched to a crash scene along Arkansas Highway 190 south of Benton.
It’s alleged that Fuell lost control of the vehicle he was driving and struck a wagon being pulled by a woman. Inside the wagon was a two-year child who was later pronounced dead at Saline Memorial Hospital.
Fuell is also alleged to have fled the crash scene.