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Injuries reported; line between Milwaukie and Portland experienced delays Friday morning

Riders on two different MAX lines experienced delays Friday morning after a collision in Oak Grove.COURTESY PHOTO: CLACKAMAS FIRE - Some people had minor injuries and were evaluated at the scene of the Aug. 5 crash, according to authorities.

Just before 8:15 a.m., TriMet tweeted that a MAX train had crashed into a bumper at the end of the line at Southeast Park Avenue.

A TriMet spokesperson told KOIN 6 News the MAX operator was rushed to a hospital and two passengers complained of injuries. Another rider told officials he slept through the incident.

The agency said it was unsure how many passengers were onboard.

TriMet said the Orange and Yellow lines were delayed about 15 to 30 minutes.


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