Very heavy rainfall is expected in several waves, early Friday morning, again Friday evening/night, and a final round during the day Saturday. Storm totals to 8 inches are possible.
8-6-06 - Three people were hurt after their van slammed into a group of horses around 10:20 p.m. on Saturday night. It happened on State Highway 78 – just two miles south of Durant in Bryan County.
The driver, 65-year-old Curry Perry of Durant, was taken to the hospital with hand and arm injuries. Two other passengers were also hospitalized. Daniel Perry, a 33-year-old from Durant, was taken to the hospital in stable condition. Fifty eight year old Joyce Perry, also of Durant, was taken to the hospital for observation.
Troopers say the van was north-bound when it hit a group of about eight horses that were standing in the roadway.
The driver and passengers were wearing their seatbelts.