Troopers: Driver Fell Asleep Before Crash on I-81

DELANO TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- Several people had to be rescued from a rolled vehicle after troopers say the driver fell asleep at the wheel.

It happened on Interstate 81 north near the Delano exit around 5:30 a.m. Sunday.

According to state police, the driver drifted off the road after falling asleep and hit a rock embankment. The vehicle then rolled across the northbound lanes and ended up on its roof in a ditch.

Four people in the car were flown to a hospital.

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