7:12pm – Report of a serious traffic crash on Highway 101 in Newport at Bay Street, just north of the Yaquina Bay Bridge. Watch for emergency responders.
7:15pm – Careflight has been ordered to the scene signifying serious injuries. One lane is blocked. Likely to be a major traffic back up.
7:19pm – Good news…injuries are not a bad as first thought. Careflight has been cancelled. The injured will be adequately treated for injuries at PCH. First injured person has arrived by ambulance to PCH.