Â A Fostoria manÂ was injured when he fell asleep while driving and sideswiped a truck onÂ Ohio 613 near Washington Township 262 around 8:51 a.m. Thursday.
Brian Tiell, 51,Â was driving east on Ohio 613 when his vehicle drifted into the westbound lane and sideswiped a tractor-trailer driven by Wyatt Coddington, 45, of Zanesville, according to the Hancock County Sheriffâ€™s Office. Tiellâ€™s car then went off the north side of the road before stopping in a field.
Tiell was taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital where he was treated and released for minor injuries, according to the sheriffâ€™s office.
Tiell was cited for going over marked lanes, the sheriff’s office said.Â His vehicle sustained damage toÂ the driverâ€™s side and was towed, according to the sheriffâ€™s office.Â
Washington Township Fire Department, Hanco Ambulance and Reinhartâ€™s Towing assisted at the scene.