One Injured in Rollover Near Strawberry Point

One person was injured in a rollover west of Strawberry Point Sunday morning.

The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office says it happened on C Avenue just north of 10th Street. Deputies say a 17-year old male lost control of his car after falling asleep behind the wheel. His car went into the ditch, rolling over and coming to rest on its wheels.

His passenger, 20-year old Brooke Nunemaker, suffered what authorities believe were non-life-threatening injuries. She was transported to Regional Medical Center in Manchester.

The driver, whose name has not been released, was cited for failing to maintain control.