Death scene pic.

An Arkansas State Police detective collects evidence from alongside westbound Interstate 30 in Benton on Tuesday after authorities were called to the scene in reference to a child being dropped from a moving vehicle. The child later died at the scene.

The Arkansas State Police are investigating the death of a child found alongside westbound Interstate 30 on Tuesday near Exit 117 in Benton. According to a statement from ASP, troopers responded to the call at 8:53 a.m. Tuesday, after a motorist reported a child had been dropped from a moving vehicle. Read more in Wednesday September 16 MDR newspaper edition.

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