Two Arrested After Crash Into Jockey Building

Two people were arrested after a car crashed into the Jockey headquarters before catching on fire late Saturday. 24-year-old Cameron Brown and 25-year-old Melanie Friedrich, drivers of separate vehicles, were arrested at the scene just before noon. Charges of drunk driving are being recommended for Brown, and possession of marijuana and no insurance for Friedrich. According to Sgt. Daniel Cooper, Brown was northbound when his vehicle struck Friedrich’s southbound vehicle. Brown’s vehicle then careened into the building and started on fire. Police said there were no serious injuries and damage to the building was minimal.

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