Hwy 99 crash sends 2 to hospital

The accident happened near Tate Road, two miles south of Creswell.

Posted: Jan. 2, 2018 11:49 PM

Creswell, Ore. -- A dangerous stretch of highway between Creswell and Cottage Grove saw another serious crash Tuesday night, injuring two and closing the road for a short time.

Officials say the crash happened around 9 p.m. on Hwy. 99 and Tate Road, about two miles south of Creswell.

Joe Raade, a chief with South Lane County Fire and Rescue, said two adults were taken to Riverbend hospital with what he described as minor injuries.

The identities of the drivers was not yet known.

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