Rusty Garrett here with the weekend outlook: The drier of the two days with sunshine and warm conditions in store Saturday. An increase in storm clouds Sunday with the potential for more heavy rain late in the day and evening.
WACO (March 8, 2014) A woman who told officers she hadn’t slept in 24 hours was taken to a local hospital early Saturday after she fell asleep at the wheel and her SUV slammed into a power pole on Franklin Avenue in Waco, police Sgt. W. Patrick Swanton said.
The accident happened at around 6 a.m. Saturday in the 2900 block of Franklin.
The force of the impact snapped the pole in half.
The woman’s name and information about her injuries weren’t immediately available Saturday.