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Man injured after falling asleep while driving on I-24 in McCracken Co.

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY (KFVS) -

A Calvert City man was injured early Wednesday morning after falling asleep while driving on Interstate 24, according to the McCracken County Sheriff's Department.

Officials say around 4 a.m. a deputy found 51-year-old Archie Ball in his vehicle in tall brush off the road near mile marker 9.

Ball says he fell asleep while driving and ran off the road. Deputies say it seems like his vehicle then rolled several times before stopping. 

Ball had non-life-threatening injuries and was taken to a local hospital.

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