Crash kills 2 on Hwy 99W between Amity, Rickreal


PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Two people were killed in a Thursday evening crash on Highway 99 in Polk County, officials said. 

The crash involved multiple vehicles and happened around 5 p.m. on westbound Highway 99 between Amity and Rickreal, ODOT said. That stretch of the highway was temporarily closed.

Oregon State Police said one person was flown to a hospital via LifeFlight. Their condition is unknown at this time.

KOIN 6 News will have more information as soon as possible. 

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