SIDNEY, Iowa – Fremont County Sheriff Kevin Aistrope reports a methamphetamine arrest following a Highway 2 accident on Saturday, Sept. 3.

A press release says deputies responded at 1:05 a.m. to a  one-vehicle accident near the 195th Street intersection, where a Cadillac XTS, driven by Jay Tyler, 54 of Medford, Ore., failed to negotiate the lane changeover in the construction zone and stuck a cement barricade.

Tyler was uninjured. The vehicle was a total loss. A probable cause search of the vehicle uncovered methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia.