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I-5 Fatal Motor Vehicle Accident

I-5 Fatal Motor Vehicle Accident

09/20/2013 @ 1120HRS

South Lane County Fire and Rescue crews responded to a motor vehicle accident involving a conversion van/camper this morning at approximately 11:20 AM. The accident occurred near milepost 188 on I-5 North Bound. Upon arrival crews found a single injured subject trapped in his vehicle upside down. The patient was extricated from his vehicle, but died prior to being transported by Lifeflight to the hospital. I-5 was closed for approximately one hour during the emergency.

The accident is being investigated by the Oregon State Police. Crews from South Lane County Fire and Rescue were assisted by Goshen and Pleasant Hill Fire Districts.


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