A Yoncalla man driving north on Interstate 5 near Milepost 129 around 10:30 a.m. Wednesday suffered a medical problem and crashed, Oregon State Police said today.
Jack Ray Bennett, 86, hit the center barrier and came to a stop in the left lane, troopers said. Medical personnel responded and transported him to Mercy Medical Center in Roseburg.
A hospital spokeswoman today said he was treated and released.
His wife, Ethel Bennett, 82, was in the car at the time. She was not transported to Mercy.