One Vehicle Wreck in Oklahoma, Amarillo Teen Injured

By Karl Wehmhoener | kwehmhoener@kamr.com

Published 08/22 2014 08:51AM

Updated 08/22 2014 09:06AM

CANUTE -- Oklahoma DPS is reporting a one vehicle wreck on I-40, 1 mile west of Canute injured an Amarillo teen.

The driver, a 17-year-old, left the roadway and overcorrected and ended up hitting the cable barrier.

Emergency personnel took the 16-year-old passenger to the Elk City Hospital with neck injuries. The passenger is currently at an Amarillo hospital.

The Oklahoma DPS says that the teen was not wearing a seatbelt properly. 

The driver and another passenger were not hurt.

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