Report of a single vehicle off Highway 101 into a ditch at 101 and Sunset. That’s a little north of Yachats proper. No word on injuries yet.
Arriving firefighters say it’s a pickup that ran off the road and into a ditch. Checking for injuries.
Victim is still inside the pickup, unconscious, doors locked. Firefighters are extracating the victim. Firefighters are summoning REACH helo ambulance to the scene.
Firefighter’s attempts to revive the driver are unsuccessful. REACH cancelled. Firefighters summon OSP and Lincoln County Sheriff’s because they believe they have a crime scene on their hands.
Fire command summons ODOT for traffic control – says OSP will be investigating the scene “for a while.” Only southbound lane is open on 101 at Sunset. Northbound lane is CLOSED.