Two Are Arrested For Leaving Accident Scene

Two men have been arrested after fleeing from the scene of an accident near Martin.

The Big Sandy News says 30 year old Robert Lee Lafferty and 24 year old Jeremy Paul Kilburn fled the scene of an injury accident.

Lafferty is accused of hitting a trooper over the head and biting him on the arm while resisting arrest.

He faces charges including DUI, leaving the scene of an accident, and assaulting a police officer.

Kilburn pleaded guilty to resisting arrest, fleeing the scene of an accident, and alcohol intoxication.

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