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Juvenile Charged With DUI Following Sunday Crash

A juvenile faces a DUI charge following a Sunday afternoon crash in Cumberland County.

The accident happened on Highway 127 North at Creston Road.

Tennessee Highway Patrol reports the 17-year-old received treatment at U.T. Medical Center following the incident.

A crash report said the teen was driving North in a Ford Fiesta when the vehicle ran off the left side of the roadway and jumped a ditch. The vehicle went airborne and came to a final rest in the trees.

State troopers charged the juvenile with DUI, underage consumption, and simple possession of Schedule VI drugs.