A one-vehicle crash claimed the life of a Newport man Thursday, and injured a passenger.

James Allen Moore, 27, died after the 2008 Chevrolet HHR he was driving ran off the road and overturned in a field while traveling south of State Highway 37 in Jackson County.

Injured in the crash was Ashlie E. Martinez, 31, also of Newport. She was taken to NEA Baptist in Jonesboro with undisclosed injuries.

The crash occurred at 1:34 p.m.

Weather conditions were cloudy and road conditions were dry according to the preliminary crash report by Arkansas State Police.

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