SHINGLE SPRINGS (CBS13) — A passenger suffered major injuries after the driver of the car fell asleep behind the wheel and crashed on Highway 50 Saturday, California Highway Patrol Placerville said.
The crash happened just west of Shingle Springs Drive.READ MORE: Gov. Newsom Proposes Budget That Would Send $600 Stimulus Checks To Two-Thirds Of Californians Police: Young Boy Drowns On Mother’s Day At Lodi Lake
Officers said the driver fell asleep, lost control of the truck and overturned off the roadway into a nearby campground,MORE NEWS: VIDEO: Crews Battle Broken Natural Gas Line Fire Under Road In Sacramento
CHP said the passenger suffered severe and possibly permanent injuries.