ATLANTA -- A van driver fell asleep behind the wheel and hit a stalled school bus on Interstate 85 Friday morning.

The accident happened shortly after 5 a.m. on I-85 north after Pleasantdale Road.

Georgia Department of Transportation spokeswoman Chata Spikes said the bus was stalled in a travel lane when the van hit it.

No one was injured, but three right lanes of I-85 were briefly blocked at the scene.

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