376 pounds of marijuana seized after crash

376 pounds of marijuana seized after crash

OLDHAM COUNTY, TX (KFDA) - A driver who crashed his car in Oldham County was arrested after troopers found nearly 400 pounds of marijuana in his pickup truck, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.

Troopers report finding several plastic-wrapped bundles of marijuana hidden in the bed of a truck driven by Donald Clinton, who wrecked on Interstate 40 early Tuesday morning. No other cars were involved in the crash and no injuries were reported.

DPS Sergeant Cindy Barkley said the 376 pounds of marijuana are valued around $2.2 million.

Clinton, of Sabina, Ohio, was charged with felony possession of marijuana. He was booked into the Oldham County jail.

Troopers believe the trugs were en route to Atlanta from Tucson, Arizona.

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