Driver falls asleep, hits sign

SNOW SHOE — Nancy R. Tipton, 78, of Julian, fell asleep while driving north on West Sycamore Street and struck a road sign and guiderail, state police at Rockview said.

The accident occurred at 5:31 p.m. on Oct. 4.

Tipton was not hurt, police said. Her 2004 Volvo had moderate damage and was towed from the scene.