PORTLAND, Ore. -- A crash between a car and tanker truck shut down Cornlius Pass Road for hours Friday morning.
A northbound tanker truck was empty, according to dispatchers. It collided with a southbound car, north of Skyline Boulevard.
The woman who was driving the car was airlifted to a hospital with critical injuries. The driver of the truck remained at the scene.
The crash has Cornelius Pass Road closed between Skyline and U.S. 30.
The road reopened around 10:45 a.m.
Deputies have closed Cornelius Pass Rd from Hwy 30 to Skyline while responding to injury crash. Please avoid the area. #pdxalert— Multnomah Co Sheriff (@MultCoSO) September 1, 2017
Crews have extricated one patient from the Cornelius pass rd & Skyline accident. Patient is being flown by life flight. Cornelius rd closed.— TVF&R (@TVFR) September 1, 2017