UPS truck crashes into Mentor home

MENTOR, Ohio - Mentor police say the UPS driver who crashed into a home fell asleep behind the wheel.

According to police, the UPS driver, Lee Brandt, 57, from Lyndhurst, was traveling west on Lakeshore Boulevard when he dozed off, went off the road and hit another car, before driving into the living room of a home in the 7100 block of Lakeshore Boulevard.

Brandt was taken to Hillcrest Hospital for head injuries. He is listed in stable condition, according to hospital officials.

Police said the two people inside the car suffered only minor injuries and were treated at the scene.

No one was at the home when the UPS truck crashed into the living room.

Authorities continue to investigate and have not yet said if Brandt will be cited.

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