(WBIR) A 13-year-old boy crashed a van Thursday morning after he entered the ramp off James White Parkway traveling in the wrong direction.

Knoxville police noticed that a van crashed into a concrete wall on the ramp from James White Parkway to Hill Avenue at 6 a.m.

Crews took the teenager to the University of Tennessee Medical Center for non-life threatening injuries.

Police said the 13-year-old took the vehicle without permission while his mother was sleeping.

Officials said they're still investigating the incident.

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