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Indianapolis Colts build playground at Pike Township elementary school

The build began around 9 a.m. Tuesday and was complete seven hours later.

INDIANAPOLIS — It took just seven hours for the Indianapolis Colts to build a new playground from scratch Tuesday

The project started around 9 a.m. at Deer Run Elementary School in Pike Township.

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It's the 14th playground the Colts and their community partners have built since 2008.

"A playground may seem trivial to some, but an area for kids to, like, let loose and have fun with their friends, it's really important," said offensive lineman Wesley French.

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The project is supported in part by the American Dairy Association, Coca-Cola and HotBox Pizza.

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