On June 1, 2016 at approximately 2:23am, the Hillsdale County Sheriff’s Department was dispatched to S. Jerome Rd. north of E. Railroad Rd., in Pittsford Township for a one vehicle accident.

Kody Lynn Sanders, age 19, of 8620 E. Beecher Rd., Pittsford, MI was traveling north bound on S. Jerome Rd. when Sanders stated he fell asleep at the wheel.

The vehicle then crossed the centerline, ran off the roadway left, and struck a tree on the driver side.

Driver was wearing his seat belt and no injuries were reported.

Sanders was cited for Careless Driving and MIP.