Sleepy tractor-trailer driver causes I-205 delays - KPTV - FOX 12

Sleepy tractor-trailer driver causes I-205 delays

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VANCOUVER, WA (KPTV) -

A tractor-trailer driver fell asleep behind the wheel and crashed on Interstate 205 southbound near Padden Parkway on Friday.

The crash caused delays going both ways on the freeway. As of 7 a.m., traffic was backed up about one mile on the southbound side and about a half-mile on the northbound side.

State police cited the sleepy driver for wheels off roadway.

His tractor-trailer was loaded with miscellaneous air freight.

A tow truck was headed to the scene to tow away the tractor-trailer.

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