PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — An 87-year-old woman was run over by a car involved in a t-bone crash in front of her house on Tuesday morning in Aloha, authorities said.
According to the Washington County Sheriff’s Office, a Toyota pickup and Honda Accord collided at the intersection of SW 185th Avenue and SW Rosa Road in Aloha around 10 a.m. Tuesday.
The force sent the Honda onto the sidewalk and into a front yard. Deputies said the woman was either walking on the sidewalk or waiting to cross the street in front of the house before being hit and trapped under the vehicle.
Firefighters were able to rescue the woman and treated her for serious injuries at the scene. She was then taken to OHSU for further treatment.
The driver of the Toyota refused medical treatment at the scene but eventually went to the hospital to care for minor injuries. The driver of the Honda was not injured, according to TVF&R.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.