Man dies in I-55 crash after falling asleep at the wheel

Driver dies in I-55 crash after falling asleep at the wheel

DESOTO COUNTY, MS (WMC) - Investigators are looking into a deadly crash on I-55 after a driver fell asleep behind the wheel.

The crash happened early Wednesday morning.

A photo from a WMC Action News 5 viewer shows the charred RV on the side on the highway.

Officials say the man was traveling alone when he hit a tree and died.

Investigators have not released his identity.

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