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Greyhound bus driver falls asleep at the wheel on I-40

FAIRVIEW, TN (WSMV) -

Passengers on a Greyhound bus got a ride they won't soon forget. The driver fell asleep at the wheel, and finally had to be pulled over by police.

A passenger says that the driver fell asleep and veered across I-40 last night. Other people on board were able to wake him up, but say that the driver refused to pull over. Troopers tried to stop the bus for dangerous driving, but say the driver flashed his lights and kept going.

Troopers say Fairview Police finally got that bus to stop, and the driver was relieved of duty.

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