Cops: Wrong way driver causes multi-vehicle crash

At least one person was injured May 28, 2014 west of Salem in a multi-vehicle crash. (Google)
At least one person was injured May 28, 2014 west of Salem in a multi-vehicle crash. (Google)

SALEM, Ore. (KOIN 6) — A wrong-way driver caused a crash that involved at least five vehicles early Wednesday morning, Salem police said.

The crash, on Highway 22W eastbound near Rosemont Ave. NW, occurred after a driver heading the wrong way down the roadway collided with another vehicle, according to police.

At least one person is injured, though no fatalities have been reported.

Highway 22W is closed at Rosemont until further notice. Drivers are asked to avoid the area.

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s