Perkins struck the cable median and was transported by private conveyance to Mercy Hospital in Lebanon.

A wreck leaves the driver with minor injuries and the vehicle with extensive damage Thurs., Sept. 27, 2018.

Austin Perkins, 16, of Falcon, was headed eastbound when he traveled off the left side of the road. Perkins was on I-44 four miles west of Waynesville. Perkins struck the cable median and was transported by private conveyance to Mercy Hospital in Lebanon.

The accident happened at 6:22 p.m.

Perkins had minor injuries. The vehicle Perkins was driving had extensive damage.

Perkins was wearing a seat belt.

Master Sergeant A.N. Fulkerson investigated the accident.