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Four people hurt after van rolls down I-84 embankment

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LA GRANDE, OR (KPTV) -

Four people were injured when a van pulling a trailer crashed and rolled down a steep embankment on Interstate 84.

Emergency crews were called to the scene about 18 miles west of La Grande at 7:40 a.m. Monday.

Initial information was that one person was trapped underneath the van and had been killed. However, crews at the scene discovered the person was still alive.

That person and three others were taken to the hospital. Two people suffered injuries described as critical and were flown to the hospital.

Police said seven other people involved in the crash were not hurt.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

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