Crash into brick mailbox sends woman to hospital

Lawton-  A woman was sent to a hospital early Thursday morning after she plowed into a brick mailbox.

It happened around 1:30 a.m. near 6th and Northwest Ferris Avenue. Lawton Police tell 7NEWS the car was heading east when it slammed into the mailbox. All that's left of it now is a pile of bricks.

The car's front windshield was also smashed. Officers say the woman suffered a minor head injury. They believe she may have fallen asleep at the wheel.