A Sugarloaf man was injured in a two vehicle accident in Tamaqua on Nov. 2.

Christian Lescowitch was traveling south on Railroad Street (SR309) in a Dodge Stratus at 9:20 a.m. Lescowitch told officer he fell asleep at the wheel after working the midnight shift and struck the rear end of a coal truck owned by Joseph Wargo.

Lescowitch was transported to St. Luke's Miners Medical Center, Coaldale. Wargo was not injured.

The Dodge received moderate damage, while the truck had no damage.