Driver Falls Asleep At Wheel
A McConnellsburg man escaped harm when he fell asleep at the wheel of his eastbound 2007 Chevrolet Express, which ran off Breezy Point Road on Friday, September 2, and struck a drainage culvert. According to state police reports, Chad A. Lininger, 27, was not wearing a seat belt when the crash occurred in Dublin Township at 6:30 a.m. The right front wheel of the vehicle was torn off during the initial impact, which was followed by a second impact with an embankment. Lininger will be cited for careless driving.