NEWBERG, Ore. -- A Newberg Les Schwab employee was pinned between two vehicles while he was at work Friday afternoon.

According to Les Schwab officials, the employee had finished changing the tire on a truck when the car backed up and pinned him between it and another truck.

The employee was taken by life flight to OHSU, temporarily closing one lane of Highway 99.

The employee was conscious and talking with first responders, officials said.

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