Portland crews pull woman from crushed car

Portland crews pull woman from crushed car

Credit: Nina Mehlhaf, KGW Staff

Portland crews pull woman from crushed car

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by Cornelius Swart, KGW.com Staff

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Posted on March 5, 2014 at 10:43 AM

Updated Wednesday, Mar 5 at 10:58 AM

PORTLAND -- Fire crews responded to a rollover accident at Northeast Airport Way between 138th and 148th avenues on Tuesday morning.

Crews arrived at approximately 7 a.m. and found one vehicle upside down with a woman trapped inside. The vehicle hit a fire hydrant and light pole before flipping onto its top, according to Lt. Rich Chatman of Portland Fire & Rescue.

The woman was extracted from the vehicle and taken by ambulance to Emanuel Hospital.

No other injuries were reported and there was no other information available about the cause of the accident.

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