MULTNOMAH COUNTY, OR (KPTV) - Highway 26 was closed in both directions after a two-vehicle crash Friday evening, the Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office says.

The collision occurred off the highway near Southwest Stone Road near the Multnomah County and Clackamas County line.

Deputies say an eastbound SUV was hit by a car traveling from Stone Road to Highway 26 eastbound.

Firefighters say the driver of the car was pulled from the wreck and taken by helicopter to an area trauma center. No one else was in the car except for some dogs. 

Deputies say three people were inside the SUV; all three were hospitalized.

The sheriff’s office warned drivers in the area to use caution.

Gresham police say they are looking at nearby cameras to find out who was at fault.

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