Log truck, pickup crash on Hwy 219; one airlifted

Crash closed highway between Champoeg and McKay roads

LifeFlight Medical helicopter (file)
LifeFlight Medical helicopter (file)

ST. PAUL, Ore. (KOIN) — One person was airlifted after a collision between a logging truck and a Dodge pickup on Highway 219 in Yamhill County.

The crash closed the highway between Champoeg and McKay roads, the Oregon State Police said.

The logging truck is a double trailer and jackknifed, authorities said. At least part of its load spilled to the ground, as well as a diesel or oil spill. A hazmat crew is at the scene.

KOIN 6 News will have more information as soon as possible.

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