The tree was laden with ice, but Larson was unsure about the cause of the break. Single lane closures on the Hood River/White Salmon Interstate Bridge coming this Friday, Feb. River/White Salmon Interstate Bridge users are advised that there will be single lane closures on the bridge this Friday, February 17 beginning at AM and continuing through PM.
Port crews will be on the bridge to make repairs to an overhead portion of the truss system that has sustained...
The oak fell onto his yard and across 15th, and Officer Mike Martin and public works employees James Faring, center, and Dave Ouzounian cut up and cleared the branches from the road.
HRFD and Westside Fire both responded; jointly they used a tank of water and a tank of retardant to quell the fire.
According to Oregon State Patrol, Razo could not recall the plate number and no VIN’s were legible at the time.
Perron said Friday morning, “I’m in emergency crisis mode to go save my carousel.” Perron owns a collection of carousel animal antiques in storage, which were formerly displayed in a museum in downtown Hood River.
Snow and debris are being cleared just west of the building to make room for containers and equipment used in the salvage operation.
Long beams are bracing the west side of the building, which was leaning outward Friday morning.
A middle roof section gave way Thursday night, according to a worker with Lorentz Bruun Construction, hired by property owner Brad Perron to stabilize the damage and salvage the building.These are the real-time observations from our weather station at Hood River.The lines in the graph indicate the average wind speed and wind gusts, the arrows represent the wind direction.The Hood River-White Salmon Interstate Bridge is a vital Columbia River crossing in the central Columbia Gorge bi-state region connecting Hood River, Oregon with the communities of White Salmon and Bingen in Washington State.The Bridge, nearly one mile long, is constructed of steel trusses on concrete pier supports with very narrow lanes (lanes are only 9 feet, 4.75 inches wide, with a 14 feet, 7 inches height restriction).This enforcement campaign will take place throughout the state.