Driver fell asleep at wheel, crashes into guardrail

By WEEK Reporter

December 4, 2013 Updated Dec 4, 2013 at 8:11 PM CDT

BRIMFIELD, Ill -- Illinois State Police are investigating a single car crash on I-74 just after 12:30 Wednesday afternoon.

Authorities said 29-year old Anthony Bleuer was traveling westbound near the Brimfield exit.

Bleuer told authorities he fell asleep at the wheel and woke up after he hit a guard rail.

He refused medical treatment. No citations have been issued.

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