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      Drunk driver gets truck stuck in Thompson Park Lake

      Police say a drunk driver tried to drive his truck into Thompson Park Lake Monday night.

      No parking any time in the Thompson Park Lake.

      Amarillo police received a call about 7:30pm Monday about a truck stuck in Thompson Park Lake.

      Police say the 23 to 24-year-old, white male driver was intoxicated and taken to jail.

      Police say they aren't sure how he got his truck there, but police suspect he tried to drive it up the river bank before waters got too deep.

      A tow truck arrived on scene to remove the truck.

      No injuries were reported.