Man rolls Jeep in Coitsville, crawls out on ladder

Police say the driver may have fallen asleep

A man was injured following a rollover crash in Coitsville, Ohio.

COITSVILLE, Ohio (WYTV) – A man was injured and refused treatment Wednesday after he rolled the Jeep he was driving.

The accident happened about 4:20 a.m. along Route 422 in Coitsville, near the Purple Cat Farm.

Police said the man was driving east on Route 422 when he may have fallen asleep, crossed both lanes of the highway and hit a tree. The Jeep came to rest on its side.

The man was able to crawl out of the Jeep after emergency crews placed a ladder in the vehicle.

The accident is under investigation.

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