An Altheimer man was killed in a one-vehicle accident near Kings Bayou Road Saturday.

According to a preliminary report, Arturo Vargas, 26, was westbound on Arkansas Highway 88 when the 2007 Chevrolet Silverado he was driving left the roadway and overturned. Vargas was partially ejected from the vehicle and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The accident was reported at 10:25 p.m. and the death was  the 209th so far this year on the state’s highways.