Multiple Fatalities Are Reported Following Car Accidents Involving Downed Trees on U.s. 26

Multiple Fatalities: According to the Oregon State Police, many persons were killed after a vehicle crashed with a tree on Tuesday along United States Highway 26 near milepost 16. As of 4:30 in the afternoon, troopers had arrived at the area.

Multiple Fatalities Are Reported Following Automobile Accidents Involving Downed Trees on U.s. 26

Investigators are still attempting to ascertain whether or not the vehicle was crushed by the tree or whether or not the tree fell into the street before it was struck by the car. According to Kennedy, the results of the preliminary inquiry indicate that the incident occurred at the same time, and he added that the collision resulted in “many fatalities.”

Read More:-

According to him, the road is currently blocked in both directions but should open again soon. On the highway that leads from Portland to the coast of Oregon, the milepost for Humbug Road may be found to the west.

A separate collision on Tuesday caused the closure of U.S. Route 26 from the Mount Hood Highway all the way to Madras. There was a detour in place. Before setting out on their journey, motorists should check the current conditions on tripcheck.com.

Read More:-

The National Weather Service has issued a high wind alert for the greater Portland region, warning of gusts coming from the southwest that could reach up to 45 miles per hour in speed.

You can visit focushillsboro.com for the latest information and news. If you have any queries or suggestions can put them in our comment section.

About The Author

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Scroll to Top