There have been multiple crashes on I-84 east of Corbett, OR on Sunday evening, according to the Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office.
CORBETT, Ore. — Snow has been falling across the Portland metro area Sunday and sticking in some areas, especially in higher elevations. A winter weather advisory is in effect for much of Oregon until 10 p.m. Sunday.
The Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT) reported Sunday morning that crews placed 4,750 gallons of de-icer on “designate anti-icing routes” Saturday night. To see a map of PBOT’s priority snow and ice routes and where they deploy salt, visit their Get Home Safe website.
There have been multiple crashes on I-84 east of Corbett, OR in Multnomah County earlier Sunday evening around 7:15 p.m. according to a tweet from the Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office.
The right lane of east bound I-84 has been reported closed around 7:47 p.m. at MP 25 due to a jack-knifed semi truck. The road is covered in snow and officials are asking the public to avoid the area if possible. There are current no known injuries.
This is a developing story.