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Man Falls Asleep At The Wheel, Causing Car To Overturn

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Posted at 3:23 PM, Oct 03, 2014
and last updated 2014-10-03 11:44:42-04

MADISON COUNTY, FL (WTXL) - A man fell asleep while driving in Madison County, causing his car to overturn several times, according to Florida Highway Patrol.

FHP says that the driver, Gene Warren Russell III, was driving on C.R. 150 at approximately 60 miles per hour.

Russell was approaching a curve in his 1997 Chevrolet Blazer when failed to turn his car and struck a guardrail, causing his car to overturn several times on the roadway, according to FHP.