Paducah man injured after falling asleep at the wheel

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY (KFVS) - A Paducah man wakes up at the hospital after falling asleep at the wheel.

According to the McCracken County Sheriff's Department, it happened just before 5:30 a.m. Saturday.

Deputies say Bryan Yule was driving west on Ogden Landing Road when he feel asleep somewhere in the 12,000 block.

Yule crossed the center line and ran off the road into a ditch which sent his 2004 Toyota into a field and then into a ditch.

Yule was taken to a Paducah hospital for treatment of minor injuries.

Police say he was wearing his seatbelt at the time of the crash.

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