CHILLICOTHE, Mo. – Around 4:43am Friday morning, Chillicothe officers responded to the 1300 block of N. Washington to a vehicle striking a utility pole.

A 2010 Ford was being driven southbound by Dominic Wilmes of Trenton, when he fell asleep at the wheel, drove off the west side of the roadway, striking a utility pole. Wilmes complained of injury and was transported to Hedrick Medical center for treatment.

The vehicle was towed from the scene.