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Drunk driver falls out of car on I-90

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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) -

On Friday, July 5, Cleveland Fifth District Officers responded to I-90 West at East 156th Street for a motor vehicle accident with a person in the street. Upon arrival, officers located a male lying in the roadway.

The driver has been identified as Jason Balanik, 38.

The preliminary investigation reveals that Balanik, who appeared to be under the influence of drugs and or alcohol, had fallen asleep while driving and following falling asleep had fallen out of his vehicle.

The vehicle continued on without Balanik and came to a rest "parked" against the median. The Balanik was not struck by oncoming traffic, however he was transported to MetroHealth Medical Center for treatment of injuries sustained due to the fall.

Balanik was arrested and will be cited for DUI and has a felony drug warrant with Cuyahoga County.

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