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Car Full of Teens Crashes into Store

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Five Butte teenage girls returned safely to their parents after their car crashed through a local Butte business.

Around 10 p.m. Saturday night, Butte law enforcement was called to the "Down 2 Earth" antique shop on Harrison Avenue.

An automobile of five teenage girls, ranging from ages 13 to 15, was traveling north on Harrison when it crossed southbound traffic, went over the sidewalk, and crashed into the shop.

Upon investigating, police recovered bottles of Twisted Tea alcohol and eight cans of Dust-Off from inside the vehicle.

Dust-Off is an inhalant that creates a high, known as "Huffing", something police say is extremely dangerous.

"I guess clerks and everybody has to be aware that when you see kids coming in there and buying a bunch of spray paint, Dustoff, or something like that, be aware," said Undersheriff George Skuletich. "Be aware they're not using something like that to clean their computers. They're using it to get high. It's a very dangerous high. It's a high that results in passing out. You may not wake up from it.

All five girls were transported to St. James Healthcare and were released with minor injuries.

The teens were charged with possession of alcohol, while the 15 year old driver was also charged with negligent endangerment.

Butte police say they blood tested the teens, they are still waiting for results.

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