TERREBONNE, OR -- A 77-year-old Crooked River Ranch man was seriously injured in a rollover crash, Thursday evening. According to the Sheriff's Office, Richard Millhouse was driving on NW 43rd Street, just after 6 p.m., when he lost control and struck a rock embankment. His car rolled and came to a rest on its top.
Redmond Fire officialsy say the driver was ejected and was initially pinned under the vehicle, but was pulled free by bystanders before crews arrived. He was flown by Life Flight to St. Charles Bend with serious, but non-life threatening injuries.
Investigators believe Millhouse was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash, but say speed and alcohol were likely contributing factors.
NW 43rd was closed for two hours, to allow for the rescue operation; the investigation is ongoing.