10:30am Sunday Report of a van crashing down embankment into a creek that feeds the Alsea River, just south of Alsea Highway and E. Five Rivers Road. One report has a male lying near the van which is in the creek. Status of the male unknown. Fire Rescue units enroute. Reports say accident may have happened overnight. Glass on the roadway.
11:00am Sunday Reports from the scene say the van is unoccupied. Law enforcement is running the van’s license plate and fall the owner to see if there is a need to launch a search and rescue operation along the river. The van is up to the top of it’s wheels in water. There doesn’t appear to be any major fuel or lubricant leak.
11:24am Owners of the van have been contacted by law enforcement. Law enforcement reports the owners are on their way to the crash scene.