Dec 052017
 

Wednesday Update:

Oregon State Police say that a northbound Dodge Caravan turned left onto Cora Drive right into the path of a southbound pick-up that didn’t have it’s lights on after sunset. It was a virtual head-on crash.

4:40pm
Report of a very serious two vehicle accident northwest of Madras on Highway 97 – at Cora Drive. Rollover crash with multiple injuries. One occupant ejected during the rollover.

Total of six victims. Highway 97 is completely blocked. Find a detour.

4:48pm
One vehicle on its side in a ditch – and smoking. Other vehicle is in the middle of the road.

4:42pm
Two helicopter air ambulances are enroute.

4:55pm
Life Flight air ambulance enroute. Should arrive on scene at 5pm.

5:08pm
Six injuries. Some serious. The ejected victim is still alive.

5:10pm
Life Flight is on the ground and will be loading patients.

5:11pm
Air Link air ambulance is due to arrive at 5:23pm

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Wednesday morning Highway 97 back open.

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