A rollover accident has been cleared by Lewis and Clark Bridge, but traffic is still slowed down in the area, Oregon State Police reported at about 2:30 p.m. Tuesday.
The driver was taken by Life Flight helicopter to an area hospital for unknown injuries, police reported. The driver's identity and the extent of his injuries were not immediately available Tuesday afternoon.
The semi-truck tipped over in the westbound lane just past the bridge just before 10 a.m. Tuesday. Westbound traffic was temporarily blocked by the bridge off-ramp.
The accident caused backups in westbound traffic headed toward Clatskanie at 10:30 a.m., according to a reporter on the scene.
Oregon State Police have responded to the incident. Check tdn.com later for updates.