Truck rolls off Highway 26

A Prairie City EMT treats the driver while he remains stuck under the overturned truck. photo credit: Contributed photo/Glenn Palmer

PRAIRIE CITY - Police and ambulances were sent to a rollover accident involving a pickup truck Tuesday morning, Jan. 25, a few miles west of Prairie City on Highway 26.

Authorities called Air Life to respond to the Blue Mountain Hospital in John Day.

The accident was reported a little before 8 a.m. near Indian Creek, as near freezing temperatures produced black ice on some parts of the highway.

Additional details were not immediately available.

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