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Troopers: Wendell woman fell asleep at the wheel

Posted November 25, 2009 7:28 a.m. EST
Updated November 25, 2009 7:29 a.m. EST

— Troopers charged a Wendell woman with reckless driving early Wednesday after she fell asleep and crashed her car in Raleigh.

Janita Byrd-Moody, 37, drove off Barwell Road and hit an embankment near Shirley Street around 12:30 a.m., authorities said.

She was taken to a nearby hospital and was expected to be OK, troopers said. No other information was released.