VANCOUVER, Wash. (KOIN) -- One woman died and another critically injured in a single-vehicle crash early Saturday morning in Vancouver.
Just before 2 a.m., Vancouver police found a Ford F-150 wrapped around a tree and light pole at SE McGillivray Boulevard and SE Olympia Drive. The two women were the only people in the truck.
The investigation is ongoing, but police said in a release they believe speed and alcohol may have contributed to this crash.
The names of the women will be released when family has been notified.
A Marion County Sheriff's deputy is in fair condition after being wounded in a gunfight with a man in a rural area Friday. The suspect was also wounded.
A 29-year-old man was arrested after crashing his pickup truck into the Columbia River, then swimming away before authorities arrived.
Road conditions in some of the hardest-hit areas of Oregon are much improved after ODOT crews took care of the major arteries.
A house fire in Southeast Portland caused extensive damage early Saturday morning, but no one was injured.