|Man found inside submerged car in the Willamette River|
Story by Oregon Herald staff
|Published on Thursday March 5, 2020 - 12:21 AM|
Efforts to locate the vehicle have been suspended for the night due to the darkness, the recovery operation will resume tomorrow morning. During recovery efforts, the Willamette River Boat Launch on Matheny Road will be closed. Search crews do not anticipate disrupting traffic using the Wheatland Ferry during search operations..
The Marion County Sheriff's Office was assisted during initial search operations by the following agencies; Marion County Public Works, Keizer Fire Department, Keizer Police Department, Salem Fire Department, Tualatin Valley Fire and Rescue, Lake Oswego Fire District, Woodburn Ambulance, Oregon State Police, Oregon State Parks Department, and Life Flight.