Elderly Man Found Safe Down Embankment

TRIANGLE LAKE, Ore. — An elderly Blachly man was found uninjured down an embankment off Highway 36 near Triangle Lake Friday morning.

Oregon State Police say 82-year-old Gordon Lee Smith was reported missing Thursday evening.

A log truck driver passing by found a vehicle down an embankment with Smith inside. Police think Lee had been there since Thursday afternoon.

Emergency crews pulled Lee from the vehicle and transported him to a hospital for evaluation.

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