HAZMAT Crash and Spill Closes I-84 At Pendleton
Authorities say the freeway is still closed at Exit 265 due to a crash Thursday morning. The freeway is closed at Exit 265 Westbound at LaGrande. The crash occurred near Exit 207 at Pendleton.
Oregon Department of Transportation officials say the accident involved cigarette lighters, cleaning compounds and food flavoring chemicals.
No word on how they were being transported, or how much materials were spilled. Authorities say commuters should call 511 or tripcheck.com for detour information. No other details released at this time, or when it will re open.