Sleepy 401 Driver Drives Into A Ditch In Chatham-Kent

A Brampton man is lucky to walk away with no injuries after falling asleep behind the wheel on the 401 in Chatham-Kent.

The OPP were called around 4am Thursday to the highway near Kent Bridge Road.

Police say the driver was eastbound when he had fallen asleep and entered the ditch.

No one was hurt and there wasn't any damage to the car which was towed from the ditch.

The 25-year-old man is charged with careless driving.