Car Accident Leads to Drug Arrests

8-15-06 A car crash in Bryan County landed three Kansas men in jail Tuesday afternoon.

It happened just north of Calera on Highway 75 at the Ninth Street exit. Police say the driver ran off the road, crashing into a light pole, and when they arrived on scene, one of the three men in the car was disposing of something in the field.

Durant Police searched the vehicle and found narcotics. Police arrested two of the men. The third was taken to the hospital.

Now, Durant Police say the third man actually tried to break out of the hospital this afternoon.