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Highway 126 back open after crash near Walton

One person was transported to the hospital by helicopter.

Posted: Oct 4, 2019 6:21 PM
Updated: Oct 4, 2019 10:23 PM

WALTON, Ore. -- Highway 126 is back open after a single-vehicle crash near Walton closed the roadway.

An accident reconstruction team was on site as the highway was shut down for several hours on Friday.

The crash happened around 5:30 p.m. near milepost 33.

Officials said there was one occupant in the vehicle. Their condition is not known at this time. Life Flight was on scene and transported the man to the Riverbend Hospital. 

A witness said traffic was backed up two miles.

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