Driver seriously injured in crash

Driver seriously injured in crash
Crash in Cottage Grove on Friday

COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. - One person suffered serious injuries in a two-car crash Friday morning in Cottage Grove.

The victim, whose identity was not immediately released, was pulled from the wreckage by firefighters and taken to the trauma unit at Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend.

The other driver refused medical care at the scene.

The crash happened around 7:30 a.m. at the intersection of River Road and Woodson Place Bridge.

South Lane County Fire and Rescue responded to the crash.

The accident is being investigated by the City of Cottage Grove Police Department to determine the cause.