Driver Falls Asleep at the Wheel in Rollover Crash in Littleton [PHOTO]
Sunday, at approximately 11:30 p.m., Trooper Pescitelli was dispatched to a single vehicle roll over crash on Route 1 in Littleton.
Shawn West, 22-years-old, and Caleb Dube, 20-years-old, both from Houlton were travelling to Houlton from the Potato Blossom Festival in Fort Fairfield. West fell asleep while operating the vehicle The vehicle left the roadway, struck a telephone pole, then rolled two times before coming to rest in the ditch on the side of Route 1, said police.
Both West and Dube were able to walk away from the crash with minor injuries because they were wearing seatbelts, police said. Trooper Pescitelli was assisted at the scene by Monticello Fire Department.