Man wrecks SUV while trying to jump bridge
McKINNEY - A Danville man was charged with driving while intoxicated after police say he tried to jump a bridge Saturday night in Lincoln County.
Brandon Smith, 21, told police he was attempting to jump a bridge on Peyton Well Road at 7:30 p.m. when he lost control of the 1998 Dodge Durango, overturning it.
Smith and two passengers, Andrea Wray and Shane Hale, were transported to Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Smith was not wearing a seat belt and had been ejected from the vehicle, sustaining head and ankle injuries. The extent of the passengers' injuries was not available.