Kendallville Man Falls Asleep at the Wheel in Branch County Two Vehicle Crash
By: Sheila McCrea -
Wednesday, July 14, 2021
QUINCY, MI – A two vehicle crash in Branch County on Jonesville Road, west of Fremont Road Tuesday afternoon sent one man to the hospital.
The Branch County Sheriff’s Department Andrew Brockwell, age 33 of Kendallville (IN), was eastbound on Jonesville Road, when he fell asleep at the wheel. He crossed the center line striking a westbound vehicle driven by 22-year-old Zachary Brockway of Quincy.
Brockwell was trapped in the vehicle and had to be extricated by the Quincy Fire Department. He suffered head injuries and was transported to ProMedica Coldwater Regional Hospital.
Brockway was not injured.
The Branch County Sheriff’s Department was assisted on scene by units with the Quincy Police and Fire Departments, as well as Lifecare Ambulance.
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