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Franklin man held, charged with DUI after clocked driving 100 MPH
A Franklin man remains behind bars after his 100 MPH motorcycle ride lands him in jail for DUI.
Today, shortly after midnight, an officer clocked 28-year-old Benjamin McIntyre at 100 MPH on I-65 S between Murfreesboro Road and McEwen Drive. The officer determined that McIntyre was impaired, and arrested him.
McIntyre, charged with DUI and Speeding, is being held on the $3,500 bond set by the Magistrate. He is due in court February 23 at 1:00 pm.
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