Edmonson Voice Staff
The Edmonson County Sheriff's Office reported that while on late night/early morning patrol around 2:30am, a deputy noticed a red Dodge Ram crossing the center line multiple times on KY HWY 259 N, weaving back and forth.
After making a traffic stop, the deputy said there was a very strong smell of marijuana present inside the truck. After field sobriety tests were administered, it was determined that the driver, Jarrid Knight, 20, of Smiths Grove was under the influence.
Officials said that Knight later admitted he had smoked marijuana just before driving. He was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol/drugs, Possession of Marijuana, Careless Driving, and Obstructed Vision/Windshield.
He was lodged in the Hart County Jail.