Bradenton, Florida -- A young woman was driving early Saturday morning when she fell asleep at the wheel.
According to reports, the driver was traveling westbound on State Road 70 when she fell asleep and traveled across the eastbound lanes and drove off the roadway.
The vehicle continued to travel, hitting a mailbox, power pole and driving on the sidewalk. The vehicle came to a final stop, blocking the eastbound lanes. The driver suffered serious injuries.