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Police: Man fell asleep while driving and crashed into embankment

The crash happened in Martin County near the interserction of U.S. 231 and Abel Lane.

Posted: Apr 8, 2019 1:50 PM
Updated: Apr 8, 2019 6:36 PM

MARTIN COUNTY, Ind. (WTH) – Police say a man fell asleep behind the wheel and wrecked Monday morning.

The crash happened in Martin County near the interserction of U.S. 231 and Abel Lane.

Indiana State Police say Anthony McAtee, 30, of Lynville drove his pickup truck down an embankment.

Police cited him for driving while suspended with a prior offense.

Medical crews treated McAtee for leg injuries at the scene.

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