Beckham Co. Deputy Survives Suspected Fentanyl Exposure

KECO, Elk City – A traffic stop turned potentially deadly early Sunday morning as two Beckham County Deputies were arresting two suspects on a county road near Elk City. The deputies had discovered the pair to be in possession of a quantity of methamphetamine and a small number of M30 pills, which are known to normally contain fentanyl. There was also a baggie of white powder confiscated during the stop. The powder later field-tested positive for fentanyl. As the deputies were transporting the pair to the Beckham County Detention Center, Deputy Trey Hale, began to feel ill and eventually had…

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