No injuries after man falls asleep at the wheel in Cass County

Cass County, Mich. No one was hurt after a minivan crashed and rolled several times in Cass County early this morning.

It happened on Wilbur Hill Road and Pokagon Highway.

That's when Demetrius Pritchard, 35, fell asleep at the wheel and didn't stop at an intersection.

Pritchard went airborne, down an embankment and hit a utility pole.

His minivan finally came to rest in a corn field, and he was able to crawl out and call 911 himself.

Pritchard was wearing his seat belt at the time.

The crash remains under investigation.


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