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Crash sends Paducah family to the hospital

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY (KFVS) -

A Paducah family is injured in a crash after police say dad fell asleep at the wheel.

According to the McCracken County Sheriff's Department it happened on U.S. Highway 60 around 5 p.m. Saturday.

Deputies say 37-year-old James Loving of Paducah was behind the wheel of an SUV with his 11, six and four year old children in the vehicle.

Police say Loving dozed off and the SUV began swerving across the lanes of traffic in the two east bound lanes on Highway 60.

Loving reportedly woke up and overcorrected; causing the SUV to drive off the roadway and flip over onto its top.

Loving and all three kids were taken to the hospital.

No word on the extent of their injuries.

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