DPS Troopers Blame Ropesville Rollover On Drowsy Driving - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

5/27/05

DPS Troopers Blame Ropesville Rollover On Drowsy Driving

It's a tragic reminder to drive only when you're completely awake. DPS Troopers say 55-year-old Steven Gottlob fell asleep while driving on FM 41, just East of Ropesville around 8:00 Friday morning. He drifted off the roadway, overcorrected and rolled his truck.

Wolfforth EMS took him to University Medical Center with moderate injuries.

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