TPD: Teens avoid DUI checkpoint, crash into bank

Posted at 7:40 AM, Apr 24, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-24 08:40:43-04

TULSA - Two teens were arrested after police say they crashed a vehicle into an east Tulsa bank.

Police say a chase began when the two teens tried to avoid a DUI checkpoint in Midtown Tulsa late Saturday night.

During the chase, police say the driver sped and ran several red lights. Officers caught up with the suspects after they crashed into a Chase Bank near 41st Street and Garnett Road.

Police believe the teens used their parents car to drive around town. Officers say there was only minimal damage to the bank's structure.

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