Saturday, August 5, 2017
Firefighter Injured in Motor Vehicle Accident
An Oregon Department of Forestry (ODF) firefighter was injured in a single vehicle accident on the afternoon of August 5, when the vehicle he was driving overturned on Interstate 84 west of Meacham, Oregon. The firefighter was returning to the Pendleton Unit Office from the Indian Lake Fire in Umatilla County. The firefighter was transported by Life Flight from the scene to a local hospital with serious injuries. The cause of the accident is under investigation at this time.
We will continue to update this situation as information becomes available.
Posted by ODF_NEO at 4:45 PM