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Man Rolls His Truck After Falling Asleep

Sunday, March 25th, 2012 at 8:39 am

A Wisconsin man was injured after falling asleep, and rolling his truck.

According to the Chippewa County Sheriff’s Department, 21-year-old Ronnie Rhin of Bloomer was driving under the influence when he rolled his truck around 10:30pm on Friday night. The accident happened on Highway 64 outside Bloomer.

Authorities say that Rhin told them he feel asleep at the wheel, which caused his truck to go into the ditch and roll.

Rhin was taken to Bloomer Hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

He was cited for driving while under the influence.

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