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17-year-old driver avoids serious injuries in Highway 99 rollover accident

By Jerry Olenyn, jolenyn@krcrtv.com
Published On: Sep 29 2013 03:28:28 PM CDT
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LOS MOLINOS, Calif. -

A 17-year-old driver avoided serious injuries after rolling his truck on Highway 99.

The accident happened early Sunday morning, just after midnight about five miles north of Los Molinos in Tehama County.

Investigators said the teenage driver feel asleep at the wheel, and turned his pick-up truck on its side.

The driver, whose name was not released because he's a juvenile, was not seriously injured.