A Shawnee police report released Tuesday shows the driver who crashed a car into a house in the 9000 block of North Harrison Monday morning reportedly fell asleep at the wheel.
The report shows Merlin R. Wenger, 48, Meeker, was driving a Mitsubishi Outlander northbound on SH 18/Harrison. The report shows he told officers that he fell asleep. The report indicates his car crossed the southbound lanes, going about 114 feet before the car struck the house. The report lists unknown under type of injury.
There was some damage reported to the lower part of the house.