Driver rescued from Jeep after crash near Forest Grove

Driver rescued from Jeep after crash near Forest Grove
The Jeep was leaning vertically against a power pole when firefighters arrived. (Photo by Forest Grove Fire & Rescue)

FOREST GROVE, Ore. – Firefighters rescued a driver whose Jeep crashed south of Forest Grove and ended up leaning vertically against a power pole early Monday morning.

It happened on SW Old Highway 47 near SW Etters Road at around 1:20 a.m., firefighters said.

Crews pulled the unidentified driver from the Jeep. The driver was taken to the trauma center at OHSU in Portland with serious injuries.

It's unclear what caused the crash.