Nick Duffin: Drunk Drives His Ford Escort Through Illinois Bar

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The patrons of the Monkey Shak in rural Madison County, Illinois, got a hell of a surprise Saturday night when a car blasted through the front wall of the building and exited through the back of the tavern coming to rest against an outdoor picnic table.

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As the Highland News Leader reported this week, 29-year-old Nick Duffin was allegedly drunk and driving his Ford Escort at a high rate of speed when he crashed into the bar. Amazingly he, nor anyone inside the bar, were injured.

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