4 hurt when van crashes off interstate

4 hurt when van crashes off interstate
Wreckage of van and trailer in northeastern Oregon

LA GRANDE, Ore. - Four people suffered injuries when a van towing a trailer crashed off Interstate 84 and rolled down a steep embankment along Interstate 84 in northeastern Oregon.

An air ambulance took two of the injured from the scene early Monday morning.

Another 7 people were uninjured in the crash, police said.

The cause of the crash and the identities of the people involved are not yet known.

The crash happened at 7:40 a.m. on I-84, about 12 miles west of La Grande.

The van pulling a trailer was eastbound when it went off the interstate and down a 50-foot embankment.