LEE COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - A man sits behind bars in Lee County after he fell asleep in the middle of a roadway.
It happened just before 3 a.m. on Wednesday on Beech Springs Rd near the Natchez Trace bridge.
A WTVA employee was on the way into work when they saw a person laying down in the road. That employee called 911.
Lee County deputies and Tupelo police responded to the scene.
A shift supervisor with the Tupelo Police Department said the man in the road was not dead nor injured. He was sleeping.
That shift supervisor also said the unidentified person has a history of causing disturbances like this in the area.