Asleep at the wheel
No injuries were reported following a one-vehicle accident in Upper Macungie Township.
According to State Police at Fogelsville, the crash happened on Aug. 31, at 11:25 a.m., along Interstate 78 Westbound, near mile marker 49.6.
Upon investigation, it was determined that the crash occurred as Anthony A. Dorney, 22, of Breinigsville, driving a 2005 Pontiac GTO, was traveling west in the right lane of I-78 when he began to fall asleep. As he approached the SR100 interchange, he woke up just prior to impacting a guiderail head on.
After striking the guiderail, the GTO spun counter clockwise and came to final rest on the westbound road, facing east.
He was charged with careless driving.