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Woman taken to ER after falling asleep at the wheel

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY (KFVS) -

A western Kentucky woman was injured after a crash in McCracken County Saturday night.

It happened around 10:20 p.m. on 4560 Lovelaceville Road.

Deputies say Cherie N. Dickson, 22, of Melber, was driving northbound on Lovelaceville Road when she fell asleep at the wheel.

Her car left the road on right shoulder then she overcorrected causing the car to overturn.

Dickson was taken to Lourdes ER for treatment of her injuries.

Deputies were assisted at teh scene by Mercy Regional Ambulance and Lone Oak Fire Department.

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