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Glenwood driver injured after falling asleep at wheel

A Glenwood woman was injured Monday, April 17, after she fell asleep while driving and hit a parked vehicle in Brooten.

The Minnesota State Patrol reported that Mary Elizabeth Shuckhart, 79, was driving a 2013 Chevy Impala on Highway 55 at Pleasant Avenue in Brooten at 2:24 p.m. when she fell asleep and hit an unoccupied Jeep Grand Cherokee.

Shuckhart was taken to Glacial Ridge Hospital in Glenwood for injuries that were not life-threatening, the State Patrol said.