DRIVER FALLS ASLEEP AT 5 IN THE AFTERNOON AND CAUSES CRASH

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On Thursday, April 28, at approximately 5:15 pm, a 2014 Mercedes G55 operated by Mojibola Sokunbi, age 35, of Clinton Township, was stopped on Route 623 waiting to turn left onto Lilac Drive when it was struck from behind by a 2010 Honda Civic operated by James Ward, age 25, of Clinton Township, after Mr. Ward fell asleep while driving. The airbags in Mr. Ward’s vehicle deployed and it had to be towed from the scene. Both Mr. Ward and Mr. Sokunbi complained of apparent minor injuries; Mr. Sokunbi was transported to the Hunterdon Medical Center for treatment. Mr. Ward was issued a motor vehicle summons for Careless Driving