Eastbound Sunset Highway closed at Dersham Road after crash with 8-10 elk

Mountaindale – A truck collided with 8-10 elk around 4:30 a.m. today on Highway 26, closing eastbound traffic at Dersham Road.

According to a spokesperson for the Washington County Sheriff’s Office, no humans involved in the crash were injured. Oregon State Police Fish & Wildlife troopers are assisting with the investigation and elk removal.

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Sources and more information:

Washington County Sheriff’s Office