Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office dispatched to a report of a Jeep Wrangler with no top 3-4 feet down an embankment and into a tree on Yaquina Bay Road about 1/2 mile west of SE George Rd. No injuries reported, but the driver, a 70 year old man, has slurred speech and is possibly intoxicated. Newport Fire and Pacific West Ambulance dispatched as a precaution.
Newport Fire engine crew on scene says the responding ambulance can cancel their response. No injuries. They are returning to their station and leaving the scene for the deputy who arrived shortly before.