Driver ‘falls asleep’ at the wheel

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A woman ploughed into a hedge after allegedly falling asleep at the wheel.

Police say the woman was driving a Hyundai along Edisford Road, Clitheroe, at 7-15 am on Sunday (May 18th) when she was in collision with the hedge.

Insp. Hassan Khan, of Clitheroe Police, said: “No other vehicles were involved and the woman was uninjured, but treated for shock. She was breathalysed and the result came back as negative.”