PORTLAND - A Portland police officer underwent surgery Monday after he was seriously injured by a falling tree on Hayden Island.

PaulMeyer, a 19-year veteran of the force, was in serious condition Tuesday.

Officers were training on ATVs at the time. A witness said a telephone pole-sized tree fell about 30 feet and hit Meyer.

Well wishes can be sent to: Portland Police Bureau SERT Attn: Officer Meyer & Family 449 Northeast Emerson Street Portland, Oregon 97211

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