Passenger rig smashed by tree
Two people were transported to an area hospital after a fallen tree struck a passenger vehicle north of Aurora on Highway 99E.
Aurora Fire District reported that on Monday, July 1, it's personnel responded to the late-afternoon call along with Oregon State Police and Canby Fire District. First responders discovered that the tree severely damaged the front end of the Ford passenger vehicle.
AFD Lt. Bill Hansen said bystanders assisted the driver and a young passenger from the wreckage. A Canby Fire District ambulance subsequently transported them to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries. OSP remained at the scene until the vehicle could be towed.
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