Driver crashes through Durant business

Published: Dec. 30, 2022 at 6:06 PM CST
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DURANT, Okla. (KXII) -A Durant business is picking up the pieces today.

Around 5 p.m. Thursday evening, a car crashed through one of its offices.

The driver, Brandon Son reportedly lost control of the car and slammed into the Oklahoma Farm Bureau Insurance office off of 1st Avenue, next to Magnolia Cafe.

Durant Police say around five other vehicles were hit before the car went through the office building.

Jerry Hutchings, who works in the office that was hit said, “on a daily basis I deal with fires and tornadoes and I tell other people at that time, that these are all material things that can be replaced. So we can move forward, move on past it.”

Hutchings said he’s lucky to be alive because he had just left work.

Durant Police said Sons had a seizure, causing the crash.

Sons was air flighted for medical attention.

The driver’s wife said her husband doesn’t remember anything from the crash.

She said he is now home resting and recovering with minor injuries.