1 person hospitalized after driver crashed over embankment on Hwy 30 in Rainier

Photo provided by Columbia River Fire & Rescue.

RAINIER, OR (KPTV) – One person was hospitalized after a rollover crash on Highway 30 in Rainier, Columbia River Fire & Rescue says.

Two people were inside the car Friday when it crashed 18 feet over an embankment, coming to a rest about 50 feet off the highway near Jones Road, according to firefighters.

First responders attended to the occupants before one was transported to an area hospital. Crews then cleared the road and prevented hazardous debris from entering a nearby wetland area.

Fire officials did not say what might have caused the crash.

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