Wreck sends one to hospital

One person was transported to the hospital after this one-vehicle accident May 20. The accident occurred about 4:30 p.m. on U.S. Hwy, 81 at Applegate Road when driver Jay Smith reportedly fell asleep at the wheel states Department of Public Safety Trooper Jack Lawson. The vehicle struck a road sign before hitting a tree. Smith was uninjured, but passenger Astro Miller was transported to Bowie Memorial Hospital. (Photo by Ryan Evans)