Deal reached, but road funding decision to be made by voters  LANSING, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Lawmakers have reached an agreement on road funding.



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The National Weather Service has issued a WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY for the following counties in West Michigan, effective until 8 am Friday: Barry, Calhoun, and Eaton. Pockets of freezing drizzle may make hazardous driving conditions in the Advisory area, particularly on less-traveled, rural roads. The freezing drizzle is expected to end shortly before daybreak. Because of the potential for slick spots on area roads, drivers all around West Michigan should use a little more caution on this morning's commute.

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Driver crashes after falling asleep

Updated: Monday, August 4, 2014
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ST. JOSEPH COUNTY, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Deputies in St. Joseph County say a man has been seriously injured after crashing his vehicle when he fell asleep at the wheel.

The crash happened Sunday on Colon Road west of Deno Road.

Investigators say that 18-year-old Joshua Shank of Coldwater was eastbound on Colon Road when he fell asleep and drifted over the center line.

Shank overcorrected after realizing what was happening and drove off the left side of the road, overturning his car.

Shank was seriously injured and taken to the hospital.


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