A Powell Butte man was killed Sunday in a farming accident in a hay field northwest of the Prineville Airport. Crook County Sheriff's deputies tell our news partner, News Channel 21, the incident was reported around 2 p-m. Sergeant Travis Jurgens identifies the victim as Michael Rachor, 52, of Powell Butte. Few details have been released, but apparently a hay wagon collapsed onto Rachor, and he was pronounced dead at the scene.
Lane closures and detours Mt. WA Dr at Shevlin Park Road North to Regency (7/11-11/30)
Road closures along Roosevelt Ave >< Silver Lake Blvd -Chamberlain St. 7a-5p (9/6-11/20)
Valhalla Sewer Relocation Project, Mt. Washington Drive at Shevlin Park Road intersection and North to Regency Street. Nighttime closures with detours marked during roundabout construction. Daytime closures for construction towards Regency Street. 7 p.m. – 7 a.m., July – November.