“We were simply just trying to ride down the street with the windows down to get the bugs out of the car,” the tabloid reports in a caption of a photo showing Bennett bandaged up in the hospital. “Things happen in a heart beat.”
It goes on: “Brooke was sticking her head out of the window letting the wind brush her face. She had the biggest smile on her face. Moments later we ended up in a ditch. l climbed back through the sunroof and searched for my friends.”
When asked if there are any charges expected, a sheriff’s office spokeswoman told The AJC that the crash is still under investigation.
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