Driver falls asleep, crashes on I-435

A driver was injured and taken to the hospital after falling asleep on southbound I-435 near Kansas Avenue on April 6.

The 37-year-old Shawnee, Kan., resident was southbound on I-435 in a Lexus about 1:29 p.m. when she fell asleep, drifted onto an outside shoulder and hit the guard rail, according to a Kansas Highway Patrol trooper’s crash log.

She was injured and taken to a hospital. A 6-year-old boy who was a passenger in the vehicle had a possible injury and was taken to a hospital, according to the report.


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