Driver Gets Into Accident After Falling Asleep at the Wheel

A driver crashed his car on Highway 79 in Wichita Falls after he fell asleep at the wheel around 6:30 Monday morning.

The 49-year-old driver hit the guardrail and concrete barrier near Hammon Road.

Crews blocked off the area for more than 30 minutes to clear the area.

The driver was taken to the hospital.

Police say he is in fair condition.