Jackson County crash leads to drug arrest

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Jackson County, Fla. (WJHG) -- According to the Florida Highway Patrol, one man is behind bars after crashing his car at the Apalachee Correctional Institute while reportedly driving under the influence.

Troopers say Miguel Velazquez, 27, crashed into an exterior perimeter fence at the Apalachee Correctional Institute Sunday afternoon.

They say they suspected him to be under the influence of drugs and he was taken to Jackson hospital as a precaution.

FHP says he was subsequently arrested on drug charges and DUI.

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