Durant Mayor Hurt in ATV Wreck

08-23-06 - The mayor of Durant is recovering from an ATV accident. It happened Sunday just north of Antlers, when Mayor Jerry Tomlinson was riding four wheelers with his family.

Tomlinson had to get stitches for a cut on his head and had several bumps and bruises, but no internal injuries

After the wreck, he was taken to the Medical Center of Southeastern Oklahoma. He is now at home, recuperating. Officials with Durant City Hall say Tomlinson hopes to be back to work sometime next week.