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Jaws of Life used in severe roll over crash

Jaws of Life used in severe roll over crash

Sunday morning at 2 a.m., Portland Fire Bureau crews were called to a severe crash on SE Powell Boulevard at 145th Avenue.

A car had rolled and crashed into a tree.  The driver and passengers were trapped inside.  Crews from Truck 7 used a Hurst tool, also called the Jaws of Life, to pull the car apart and remove the people.

One person was transported to the hospital for further evaluation.

 

Photos: Portland Fire Bureau

 

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