Icy roads lead to various crashes, at least 1 seriously injured


Icy conditions have led to a handful of crashes Wednesday morning

TVFR responded to a crash in Sherwood on Feb. 24, 2021. (TVFR)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — At least one person is suffering from serious injuries after icy roads led to various crashes around the region on Wednesday morning.

Firefighters responded to a crash on Southwest Elwert Road in Sherwood around 7 a.m. One person was extricated from a car and was rushed to the hospital via ambulance. It is not clear if any other people or cars were involved in the crash.

Tualatin Fire and Rescue say road conditions remained icy in the area throughout the morning. The Washington County Sheriff’s Office and the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office have also reported over a dozen more crashes around the region due to icy roads.

Remember to use caution while driving.

This is a developing story.

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