CHAZY — A Rouses Point man was injured when he fell asleep at the wheel March 28, police said.
Dylan Carey, 19, was driving northbound in the Town of Chazy shortly before 4:45 a.m. when he allegedly fell asleep, Plattsburgh-based State Police said.
The name of the street Carey was driving on was not available.
The vehicle veered off the west shoulder of the road, striking a guiderail, then continued northbound on the shoulder, overturned and struck an embankment, ejecting Carey from the car, police said.
The vehicle then went into the river, police said.
Carey was taken to CVPH Medical Center where he was treated and released.
The police report was incomplete and no further information was available.
— By Staff Writer Felicia Krieg and Contributing Writer Andrea VanValkenburg