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Wayne County crash sends 3 to hospital

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WAYNE COUNTY-- Three people were injured following a car accident in Wayne County.

In a release from the Illinois State Police, Brooke Lewis, 27 of East St. Louis, was driving east on I-64 in Wayne County when she fell asleep at the wheel.

The accident happened Saturday evening at 6:23 p.m. about 2 miles east of the Route 45 exit.

Lewis' Chevrolet Trailblazer left the road before coming back into the eastbound lanes and overturning.

Lewis and her two passengers, a 2-year-old and a 10-month-old, had to be taken an area hospital for treatment.

Lewis was cited for Improper Lane Usage and Operation of Uninsured Motor Vehicle.

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