This is Dedicated Reporting: A Correspondent Drives On Ambien

By Alex Weprin 

ABC News correspondent Lisa Stark wanted to do a story about “sleep driving,” a condition that can occur in some people that take prescription sleeping pills like Ambien. It is like sleep walking, except, you know, with a car.

Dedicating herself to her craft, Stark took some Ambien and hopped into the University of Iowa’s driving simulator. Here’s what happened:

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