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Truck crashes through Coweta football field

Posted at 1:44 PM, Aug 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-31 10:12:01-04

Coweta police officers responded to the Coweta football field for reports of a truck that drove through the fence.

According to the report, the vehicle was traveling on State Highway 51, then began to drive left of the center; when the truck left the roadway to the south the vehicle became airborne.

The truck crashed through the fence and bleachers of the field before coming to a stop.

Matthew Jenkins was arrested by Creek Nation Lighthorse officers on charges of DUI, transporting an open container, driving left of center, and obstruction.

When Jenkins was given a breathalyzer test, he registered a 0.14.

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