Entrapped driver rescued after crashing into tree


It took almost an hour for firefighters to free the driver

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A person was trapped inside a car after crashing into a tree at Cooper Mountain Nature Park on Sunday morning.

The crash occurred shortly after 6 a.m. on Southwest Kemmer Road. Tualatin Valley Fire and Rescue firefighters extracted the driver after about 50 minutes.

The driver was sent to a nearby hospital, however the extent of their injuries is unknown.

Tualatin Valley Fire and Rescue works to free an entrapped driver on Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019. (TVF&R)

It is uncertain what caused the crash.

KOIN 6 News will have more information as this story develops.

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