Teen falls asleep driving, rolls car (with photos)

By Suzanne Proulx

Credit: Broome County Sheriff's Office

Teen falls asleep driving, rolls car (with photos)


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July 16, 2013 Updated Jul 16, 2013 at 5:16 PM EDT

Town of Chenango, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A woman was taken to the hospital with minor injuries after falling asleep while driving and rolling her car.

Kelsey Franks, 19, of the town of Chenango, rolled her car on West Chenango Road in the Town of Chenango just before 11:30 a.m. Tuesday.

Franks fell asleep behind the wheel when she was driving east on the road, according to the Broome County Sheriff's Office.

Franks attempted to pull back into her lane when she over corrected and slid across the oncoming lane before hitting an embankment.

She was taken to Wilson Hospital with minor injuries.