Forks man charged with negligent driving in Highway 101 car accident that injured teen

John Abrahamson, 65, of Forks, faces negligent driving charges in the single car accident in which he suffered a back injury and a broken and possibly inured his passenger, William McBride, 14, of Tenino.

The Olympian reports that Abrahamson was driving a a U-Haul truck on U.S. Highway 101 when he fell asleep and ran off the road, hitting a tree.

According to The Olympian, Abrahamson will be charged with negligent driving.

Drowsy driving is extremely dangerous. Driving when you are tired can lower your reaction time, impair your vision and delay your processing of information.

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