DPS: Driver falls asleep causing rollover accident in Linn
Fri, 12 Jul 2013 17:48:59 GMT —
Authorities are investigating a rollover accident where state troopers said the driver fell asleep behind the wheel.
It all happened on U.S. Highway 281 near FM 1017 in the rural Hidalgo County community of Linn around 10:45 a.m. Friday.
Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) state troopers are investigating the accident.
State troopers told Action 4 News that the driver of a pickup truck fell asleep behind the wheel.
The pickup truck went off the right hand lane, over corrected skid across the highway and ended up on the other side of the road.
The car was flipped over on its side but state troopers reported that there were no injuries.